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Obituary for Charles M. Kennedy

Livermore – Charles M. Kennedy, Sr. 85, a resident of Livermore, passed away Saturday, March 12, 2022, at his home surrounded by his loving family. He was born January 5, 1937, in South Portland, the son of William W. Kennedy, Jr. and Helen E. (McBrady) Kennedy. Charles was a 1955 graduate of Cape Elizabeth High School. He proudly served in the U.S. Army from 1958 to 1960. On June 21, 1959, in Portland he married Hazel Barlow. They enjoyed 52 years together before her passing on December 3, 2012. Charles worked as a bus driver in Cape Elizabeth for several years before going to work as a millwright for International Paper Company in Jay in 1965. He retired in 1998 after 33 years as a dedicated employee. He was a member of the D.A.V., the Maine Harness Racing Association and the International Paper Company Quarter Century Club. Charlie was an Honor Flight participant flying to Washington, D.C. to see the Veterans Memorial Monuments. He was so grateful for having a chance to go. He enjoyed harness racing and going to Bingo every Sunday at the Amvets in Jay. He loved socializing and teasing with everyone there. He will be remembered as a kind, loving and devoted man to his family and will be greatly missed. He is survived by his daughter, Renda Guild and husband Gordon of Livermore, his son, Charles Kennedy, Jr. of Livermore Falls, 9 grandchildren, 5 great-grandchildren and his brother, Fredrick Kennedy and wife Annette of South Portland. He was predeceased by his parents, wife Hazel, daughters, Karen Kennedy and Susan Langlin, his son Michael Kennedy and brothers, Alfred, John, Robert, Henry and Bill Kennedy. Messages of condolence may be sent to:

Kennedy, Sr. – Charles M., 85, of Livermore, Maine passed away March 12, 2022, in Livermore, Maine. A graveside service with full military honors will be held at 12PM, Saturday, June 4, 2022, at Hillman Ferry Cemetery, Maple Lane, Livermore, Maine. Arrangements by FINLEY FUNERAL HOME, 15 Church Street, Livermore Falls, Maine. In lieu of flowers, if desired contributions may be made to: Honor Flight Maine, PO Box 1770, Portland, Maine 04104-1770