Edith Kennedy

Edith R. “Grandma” Kennedy, 88, of Wintersville, passed away on Tuesday, September 12, 2017 at Siena Skilled Care.

She was born in West Virginia on December 25, 1928, a daughter of the late Sheldon and Anna Robinson Virtue.

Edith was Catholic by faith and retired from the former Diekmanns Greenhouse.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Maurice G. “Bud” Kennedy; son, Thomas Kennedy; daughter, Joanna “Vickie” Cutri; brothers, and sisters.

Edith is survived by her sons, Richard (Peggy Ann) Kennedy of Lafayette, LA, Mark (Patsy Lipinski) Kennedy of Toronto, OH, Matthew (Lisa) Kennedy of Wintersville and John F. Kennedy of Steubenville, daughters Kathy Kennedy and Terri Roberts; special friend, Richard D’Aurora of Steubenville; 18 grand children, 22 great grand children and one great great-grandchild.

Friends may call at Dunlope-Shorac Funeral Home, 215 Fernwood Rd., Wintersville, OH on Friday from 4-7 p.m., where funeral services will be held on Saturday, September 16, 2017 at 10 a.m. with Rev. Dr. Clint Quillen officiating.

Burial at Highland Hills Memorial Gardens.

Offer condolences at www.shorac.com.