Bye Dad We'll Miss You

Real Estate Sales Representative with Realty Executive Midwest

My dad’s battle with pulmonary fibrosis ended at 6:30 this morning.  Please keep my mom and family in your thoughts and prayers.  Despite the heaviness in my heart, it’s still a good life.

KENNY-Joseph Kenny, 75, native of Castlegregory, Co. Kerry, Ireland passed away on Dec. 13, 2011. Loving husband of Bridget “Bridie” Kenny nee Gibbons. Proud father of Joseph Kenny (Lisa), Nora Skentzos (George) and Michael.  Proud “Papa” of Owen and Wyatt Skentzos. Brother of the late James (Marry Ellen), the late Nora Scanlon (Michael), the late Stephen (Mary), the late Mary Dowd(Michael), the late Thomas(Peggy), the late Patrick(Florence), the late John(Peggy). Fond uncle of many nieces and nephews. Wonderful neighbor and friend  to many.  Funeral Friday, 10:00 a.m., from Gibbons-Elliston Home, First & Grant Sts Hinsdale, IL., to St. Jane De Chantal Church 5253 S McVicker , Chicago. Mass 11a.m. Interment Resurrection  Cemetery. Visitation Thursday, 3 to 9 p.m.  Retired Cta Mechanics Helper Local 701. As a final request of Mr. Kenny, Please no  flowers of any kind. Make donations to the charity of your choice in his name.


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Michele Cadogan 917-861-9166
Fillmore Real Estate 2990 Av U, Bklyn , NY 11229 - Brooklyn, NY
Licensed Real Estate Associate Broker -


Sorry for your lost, ill keep your family in my prayers and add them to my church's prayer list. 

Dec 13, 2011 11:48 AM #1
Debbie Laity
Cedaredge Land Company - Cedaredge, CO
Your Real Estate Resource for Delta County, CO

I'm so sorry for your loss. I will keep you in my prayers.

Dec 13, 2011 12:48 PM #2
David Gibson CNE, 719-304-4684 ~ Colorado Springs Relocation
Colorado Real Estate Advisers LLC - Colorado Springs, CO
Relocation, Luxury & Lifestyle residential


So sorry for your loss and especially at this time of year. 

Dec 13, 2011 01:23 PM #3
Ralph Janisch ABR CRS Broker
Janisch & Co. - Conroe, TX
Selling Northwest Houston to good people like you!

Wow!  Losing a loved one is hard most of the time but the holidays always seems worse since it will be a reminder of the sadness every year.  You and the family will be in our prayers!

Dec 13, 2011 01:48 PM #4
Tim Bradley
Contour Investment Properties - Jackson Hole, WY
Commercial Real Estate Expert in Jackson Hole, WY

I'm so sorry, Joe. Be well and love your family.

Dec 13, 2011 02:37 PM #5
Amy Hahn
Pine Knoll Shores Realty - Morehead City, NC
Realtor/Broker - Crystal Coast, NC

Joe - I have been praying and thinking of you since I saw on FB last night.  Wishing you peace and happy memories that last forever!  Will continue to pray for you, your family and all who knew him.  

Dec 13, 2011 09:43 PM #6
Karen Winters, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices KoenigRubloff
Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Koenig Rubloff Realty Group - Chicago, IL - Chicago, IL
Chicago, IL

Joe, I am so sorry to hear of your dad's passing.  My prayers are with you and your family. 

Dec 14, 2011 04:29 AM #7
Barbara Todaro
RE/MAX Executive Realty - Franklin, MA
Marketing Agent for The Todaro Team deepest sympathy to you and your're in my prayers.

Dec 14, 2011 07:49 AM #8
Connie Harvey
Pilkerton Realtors - Brentwood, TN
Realtor - Nashville TN Real Estate

Joe, I am so sorry for your loss! What a lovely tribute you've written to your father. You and your family will stay in my thoughts and prayers.

Dec 15, 2011 09:58 AM #9
Gay E. Rosen
Julia B. Fee Sotheby's International Realty - Larchmont, NY
As Real as Real Estate Gets!

Dera Joe - I have been MIA.. I am so sorry to hear of your loss.. Yes, it is a good life.. thanks to you...

Dec 16, 2011 09:15 AM #10
Lyn Sims
RE/MAX Suburban - Schaumburg, IL
Schaumburg IL Real Estate

Sorry to hear about your Dad. My thoughts & prayers are with your family.

Dec 16, 2011 11:00 AM #11
Joe Kenny
Realty Executive Midwest - Darien, IL
Better Than Your Average Joe

Michele- Your are too kind, than you that means a great deal to my family and I. It's a good life.

Debbie- Thank you we could use all the prayers we get. It's a good life.

David- David thanks for the kind words.  I have often heard that but I got to tell you I think it would be just as bad in June. It's still a good life.

Jeanne and Ralph- Thank you for the kind words.  I got believe it hurts just as bad in June as it does now.  It's still a good life.

Tim- I am and I will. It's a good life.

Amy- You have beena super supporter for my family and I, thank you.  It's still a good life.

Karen- Thank you, that means a great deal. It's still a good life.

Barbara- Thank you so much as I have been saying all week it means a great deal to my family and I.

Connie- Thank you we could use all of the prayers we get.  It's still a good life.

Gay- I'm glad your back, thanks for the kind words.  It's still a good life.

Lyn- Thanks Lynn that means a great deal to my family and I.  It's still a good life.



Dec 18, 2011 06:17 AM #12
Gita Bantwal
RE/MAX Centre Realtors - Warwick, PA
REALTOR,ABR,CRS,SRES,GRI - Bucks County & Philadel

Joe, Sorry to read about your dad. My prayers are with you and your family.

Dec 20, 2011 12:13 AM #13
Joe Kenny
Realty Executive Midwest - Darien, IL
Better Than Your Average Joe

Gita- Thank you for your thoughts and prayers. It's a good life

Dec 20, 2011 11:01 AM #14
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