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Obituary: Joan D. Dunn, of Gloucester City, St. Mary's Grammar School and GCHS Alumni

Obituary: John Kenney, age 68, of Williamstown, GCHS Alumni Class of 60

John J. Kenney, 68, of Williamstown on March 27, 2012.


John was born in Philadelphia and raised in National Park. He was a member of the Gloucester Catholic High School Class of 1960. After high school, he enlisted in the US Navy and served aboard the USS Rowan.

John was an avid reader with varying tastes. He enjoyed the stories of the saints and even a few Danielle Steel novels.


John is survived by his siblings, Robert Kenney and his wife, Judith, Joseph Kenney and his wife, Betsy, Virginia Lauer and her husband, Charles, David Kenney, Brian Kenney and Mark Mullen and his wife, Shannon. John was predeceased by his parents, John J. Kenney, Jr. and Virginia R. (nee Kennedy) and his brothers Kevin Kenney and Gerard Kenney.

Uncle to Michael Kenney, Anne Dougherty, Nicole Lauer, Joshua Kenney, Sarah Kenney, Shane Kenney and Megan Kenney.

Farewell Service

Mass of Resurrection will be celebrated at 10: AM Friday in the Infant Jesus Parish at St. Margaret's Church 3rd & Beech Woodbury Heights, NJ where family and friends will gather at 9:45 AM.

Private interment will occur later at the Gloucester County Veterans Cemetery.

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The family would be honored if donations were made to Infant Jesus Parish 334 Beech Avenue Woodbury Heights, NJ 08097.