Kathleen M. Kennedy

LORDSTOWN – Kathleen M. Kennedy, 52, passed away peacefully at 1:54 a.m. Monday, March 31, 2014, at home with her family by her side following a short illness.

Kathleen was born Aug. 23, 1961, in Warren, the daughter of Thomas and Glenda Smith Frantz.

She was a caregiver for the Antoine Sisters Adult Day Care in North Jackson, where she truly loved taking care of people.

Kathleen enjoyed playing solitaire, loved fishing and boating and most of all loved spending time with her grandchildren.

Kathleen will be sadly missed and her memories will be cherished by her mother, Glenda Testa of Warren; her husband, Wendell Kennedy, whom she married Sept. 18, 2003, and with whom she spent 10 1/2 wonderful years; one daughter, Brandy (Mark) Griffin of Campbell; one stepdaughter, Kirsten Kennedy of Girard; one stepson, Nick (Chrissy) Kennedy of Boardman; one brother, Christopher (Shawna) Frantz of Niles; three sisters, Christine (John) Schier of Southington, Georgette (Ron) Lewis of Warren, and Cathy Jo Miller of Delaware; and seven grandchildren.

Kathleen was preceded in death by her father and a granddaughter, Skyle Griffin.

The family would like to thank the staff of Southern Care Hospice for the care and support provided to Kathleen.

Memorial contributions may be made to Southern Care Hospice, 5401 Ashley Circle, Suite E, Austintown, OH 44515, in Kathleen’s name.

Private family services will be held.

Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of the Staton-Borowski Funeral Home, 962 North Road N.E., Warren, Ohio 44483, 330-394-6200. This obituary may be viewed and condolences sent to www.statonborowskifuneralhome.com.

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