James William Kennedy Jr., 85 years old, of Fowlerville, New York, died Saturday March 20, 2021 at Dansville Hospital of COVID related causes.
Jim was born to James Sr. and Ruth Kennedy in 1935 and was a life-long resident of Fowlerville. He was born and raised on the family farm which he worked his entire life alongside his father, son and grandson. He was a life member of the York Fire Department.
Jim is survived by Karen (Lubanski) his wife of 56 years, daughter Lezlie Ann Kennedy, son James William Kennedy III (Kim), and three wonderful grandchildren Mackenzie Rae Kennedy, Lauren Margaret Kennedy and James William Kennedy IV. He is also survived by loving nieces and nephews Mary Yasso (John), Ivana Walborn (Michael) and James Lawrence (Janet). Jim is predeceased by his parents James and Ruth (Davis), his sister Mary Lawrence and her husband Jack.
Calling hours will be on Tuesday April 6, 2021 from 4-7 p.m. at Alhart Funeral Home, 3068 West Main Street, Caledonia New York. Memorial service to follow at a later date. In lieu of flowers donations in Jim’s memory can be made to the York Fire Department, P.O. Box 409, York, NY 14592.