Kennedy, Donald


Donald R. Kennedy

Donald R. Kennedy, 72, of Sandy Ridge, PA died on Friday, June 9, 2017 at the UPMC Altoona Hospital in Altoona, PA.

Born on April 18, 1945 in Philipsburg, PA he was the son of the late Earl & Anna (Marcella) Kennedy.

Mr. Kennedy was of the Protestant faith.

He was a U.S. Army veteran of the Vietnam War, a member of the Mountain Top Fire Company in SandyImage of the U.S. Army Insignia Ridge, PA, a retired truck driver for the former Merryman Trucking, a Truck Driver for the J. J. Powell Oil Company in Philipsburg, PA, and graduated from the Philipsburg Osceola High School.

In addtion to his parents he was preceded in death by one brother, Lewis Earl Kennedy.

He is survived by: one sister, Dorothy Smith of Sandy Ridge, PA; one brother, Richard Kennedy of Frankston, TX; and numerous nieces and nephews.

At the request of Donald Kennedy there will be no viewing or funeral services.  Place of burial will be at the Umbria Cemetery in Osceola Mills, PA.

Memorial contributions may be made to: Godot Animal Sanctuary, 6300 State Route 36, Punxsutaweny, PA 15767.

Heath Funeral Home & Cremation Services in Osceola Mills, PA is in charge of the arrangements.

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