MESA, Arizona (Formerly Youngstown, Ohio) – Memorial services will be held 11:00 a.m., Saturday, October 28, 2017, at the F.D. Mason Memorial Funeral Home, Inc., for Mr. Curtis Kennedy, 85, Mesa, Arizona, who departed this life Saturday, October 7, 2017, in Archstone Care Center.
Mr. Kennedy was born September 25, 1932, in Youngstown, a son of Benjamin and Berta Pickard Kennedy.
He was a retired steel worker for U.S. Steel and a U.S. Army Veteran who served in the Korean war.
Curtis enjoyed traveling, listening to music, riding motorcycles, most off all he enjoyed life and his family.
He leaves to carry on his legacy his children, Sherri (Edward) Mason, of Chicago, Illinois, Yolanda Oliver of Youngstown, Terrence Oliver of Cleveland, Kurnita (Daryl) Kennedy Wallace of Mesa, Arizona and Curtis Kennedy Williams of Gainsville, Florida; a brother, Warren Kennedy of Virginia; nine grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents and five brothers, Benjamin, Napoleon, Wilburt, Merion and Calvin Kennedy.