February 21, 1938 - March 12, 2022
Jan L. Kennedy, 84, of Ft. Myers, Florida, passed away, surrounded by his wife and son on March 12, 2022. Jan had a difficult time with diabetes and Parkinson’s diseases and is finally at peace.. Jan was born on February 21, 1938, in Columbus, Ohio. After graduating from South High School, he went on to study accounting at The Ohio State University. He was always a proud Bulldog and Buckeye! After OSU graduation he landed his first job with Deloitte. He went on to The Palm Beach Post, Cox Enterprises, Inc. Jan was an avid reader who enjoyed fishing/lobster diving with his family, traveling, walking on the beach with Judy, and was always attune to the stock market. Jan was predeceased by his parents, John and Grace Kennedy, his brother, Jack Kennedy, Gwen (Reed) Kennedy, and brother in law, John Reed. He is survived by his wife Julia (Judy Maxwell) Kennedy; his sons, Michael (Tracey), Douglas (Caroline), and John; his 5 grandchildren, Colby (Sara), Kayley, Ayden, Summer, and Colton; 1 great grandchild, Greyson; Judy’s family, Cathy (Chris) Masters, Denice (Mark) Meadows, grandchildren, Anna (Nathan) Brummel, Collin (Kristi) Masters, Eric (Taylor) Meadows, Cody (Colleen) Masters, Kurt (Jill) Meadows and 9 great grandchildren. Sister in laws, Sue Kennedy, Sue Reed, Karen Maxwell, many nieces and nephews and many wonderful friends and caregivers. There will be a CELEBRATION OF LIFE at St. Columbkille Catholic Parish, 12171 Iona Road; Fort Myers, FL. 33908 on FRIDAY, MAY 6, 2022 AT 11:00 A.M. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Jan’s name to Hope Hospice, 9470 Health Park Circle, Fort Myers, FL 33908; American Diabetes Assoc., PO Box 7017, Merrifield, VA. 22116; or Parkinson's Foundation, PO Box 6003, Albert Lea, MN. 56007 He will be forever loved and remembered.
Jan L. Kennedy, 84, of Ft. Myers, Florida, passed away, surrounded by his wife and son on March 12, 2022. Jan had a difficult time with diabetes and Parkinson’s diseases and is finally at peace.. Jan was born on February 21, 1938, in... View Obituary & Service Information
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