Kenneth Don Kennedy

15 Mar 1935 - 4 Aug 1992

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Kenneth Don Kennedy

15 Mar 1935 - 4 Aug 1992
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KENNETH DON KENNEDY Kenneth Don Kennedy born- March 17,1935 , Aurora, Sevier, Utah. Having been born in a two-room house, son of Don William Kennedy & Sena Hartense Crowther. When Ken was small, his sister Elvera said he would always tear down the playhouse's she and ken's other sister Nada were try

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Kenneth Don Kennedy


East Lawn Memorial Hills

East Lawn Drive
Provo, Utah, Utah
United States


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KENNETH DON KENNEDY Kenneth Don Kennedy born- March 17,1935 , Aurora, Sevier, Utah. Having been born in a two-room house, son of Don William Kennedy & Sena Hartense Crowther. When Ken was small, his sister Elvera said he would always tear down the playhouse's she and ken's other sister Nada were trying to build in the kitchen. Kenneth & his friends used to play in the old canal. When the water was down, they would build Sand castles out of the sand in the canal bed. He and his sister Elvera used to herd the families cow's down by the old clay mill in Aurora. Kenneth and Elvera used to buy a sack of candy for five cent's, then they would take the cows down the Railroad right of way to a place where a hut had been built half way up a telephone pole, from this advantages spot they could watch the cows from daylight until dark. While Ken & Elvera where herding cows there parents were busy thinning beets and milking the cows to help support the family. It was said that they could get eight dollars for a large can of cream. Kenneth finished his elementary schooling wile living at Aurora, Sevier, Utah. In 1946 the family moved to Mapleton, while living their ken attended secondary schools in Springville. It was said that his mother Sena Hartense attended school more than Ken did, just to try and keep him going. After serving in the U.S. Marine Corps for two-years at Camp Pendleton, California, he returned home and worked for Pittsburgh Des Moines Steel Co. for twenty-four years. Ken also went to the old trade tech & took a course in Body & fender work, he and Joe Bullock used to paint cars in his dad's shed. Kenneth meets and started dating Beverly O'Leary in Sept of 1958. They where latter married Dec. 11, 1959. "Our first home was in Provo, Utah." Ken loved fixing up yards & houses. He made Rock walls & a Fireplace made out of Rock we hauled from the West Desert. At our second home he remodeled the Basement, made a Rock wall, and Patio. Kenneth was a good husband and father, he worked hard and he was a good provider. Ken was always good to help people less fortunate than himself. He loved to fish and to camp out, going with his family every weekend when the kids were little. In later years we went back and forth to Arizona for the winters, coming back to Provo in the summers. Ken worked with his brother Vernal as a roofer in the summers. In Arizona he got the bug to dry wash and hunt for gold. He metal detected for gold nuggets. He loved the desert and he enjoyed the out of doors. While in Arizona he worked for the King of Arizona gold mines for five years. He collapsed and died on the job site Aug.4,1992. Children: Name: Birth Date: Birth Place: Karl Don Kennedy 21 July 1960 Provo, Utah, Utah, USA. Yvonne Kennedy 6 Feb 1964 Provo, Utah, Utah, USA. Note: Kenneth has an older daughter (Cindy) from a Previous relationship. Blessed: 5 May 1935 by;Wallon L.Christensen;Aurora Ward,North Sevier Stake. Utah, USA. Baptized: 29 May 1943 by;Karl J. Stott; Aurora Ward, North Sevier Stake,Utah, USA. Confirmed:30 May 1943 by;Blaine C. Curtis; Aurora Ward,North Sevier Stake, Utah,USA. -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- BillionGraves Index Kenneth Don Kennedy Name:Kenneth Don Kennedy Event Type:Burial Event Place:Provo, Utah, Utah, United States Cemetery:East Lawn Memorial Hills Birth Date:15 Mar 1935 Death Date:04 Aug 1992 Affiliate Image Identifier:28365 Latitude:40.2981470800225 Longitude:-111.647312164307 Affiliate Create Date:2011-06-27 22:47:56

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Kenneth Don Kennedy was born on 15 Mar 1935
Kenneth Don Kennedy was 5 years old when The Holocaust: The first prisoners arrive at a new concentration camp at Auschwitz. The Holocaust, also referred to as the Shoah, was a genocide during World War II in which Nazi Germany, aided by its collaborators, systematically murdered some six million European Jews, around two-thirds of the Jewish population of Europe, between 1941 and 1945. Jews were targeted for extermination as part of a larger event involving the persecution and murder of other groups, including in particular the Roma and "incurably sick", as well as ethnic Poles and other Slavs, Soviet citizens, Soviet prisoners of war, political opponents, gay men and Jehovah's Witnesses, resulting in up to 17 million deaths overall.
Kenneth Don Kennedy was 21 years old when Disneyland Hotel opens to the public in Anaheim, California. The Disneyland Hotel is a resort hotel located at the Disneyland Resort in Anaheim, California, owned by the Walt Disney Company and operated through its Parks, Experiences and Consumer Products division. Opened on October 5, 1955, as a motor inn owned and operated by Jack Wrather under an agreement with Walt Disney, the hotel was the first to officially bear the Disney name. Under Wrather's ownership, the hotel underwent several expansions and renovations over the years before being acquired by Disney in 1988. The hotel was downsized to its present capacity in 1999 as part of the Disneyland Resort expansion.
Kenneth Don Kennedy was 29 years old when John F. Kennedy was assassinated by Lee Harvey Oswald in Dallas, Texas; hours later, Lyndon B. Johnson was sworn in aboard Air Force One as the 36th President of the United States. John Fitzgerald Kennedy, commonly referred to by his initials JFK, was an American politician who served as the 35th President of the United States from January 1961 until his assassination in November 1963. He served at the height of the Cold War, and the majority of his presidency dealt with managing relations with the Soviet Union. As a member of the Democratic Party, Kennedy represented the state of Massachusetts in the United States House of Representatives and the U.S. Senate prior to becoming president.
Kenneth Don Kennedy was 38 years old when Munich massacre: Nine Israeli athletes die (along with a German policeman) at the hands of the Palestinian "Black September" terrorist group after being taken hostage at the Munich Olympic Games. Two other Israeli athletes were slain in the initial attack the previous day. The Munich massacre was an attack during the 1972 Summer Olympics in Munich, West Germany, in which the Palestinian terrorist group Black September took eleven Israeli Olympic team members hostage and killed them along with a West German police officer.
Kenneth Don Kennedy was 45 years old when Mount St. Helens erupts in Washington, United States, killing 57 people and causing $3 billion in damage. Mount St. Helens or Louwala-Clough is an active stratovolcano located in Skamania County, Washington, in the Pacific Northwest region of the United States. It is 50 miles (80 km) northeast of Portland, Oregon and 96 miles (154 km) south of Seattle, Washington. Mount St. Helens takes its English name from the British diplomat Lord St Helens, a friend of explorer George Vancouver who made a survey of the area in the late 18th century. The volcano is located in the Cascade Range and is part of the Cascade Volcanic Arc, a segment of the Pacific Ring of Fire that includes over 160 active volcanoes. This volcano is well known for its ash explosions and pyroclastic flows.
Kenneth Don Kennedy died on 4 Aug 1992 at the age of 57
Grave record for Kenneth Don Kennedy (15 Mar 1935 - 4 Aug 1992), BillionGraves Record 28365 Provo, Utah, Utah, United States