Obituaries

Obituaries

Wallace G. Kennedy 1913 - 2006 Topeka

Services for Wallace G. Kennedy, 92, Topeka, will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday at Penwell-Gabel Southeast Chapel in Topeka. Burial will follow in Mount Hope Cemetery in Topeka.Mr. Kennedy died Saturday, Sept. 9, 2006, at Presbyterian Manor in Topeka. He was born Dec. 2, 1913, south of Stull in rural Douglas County, the son of Roy and Mary Tucker Kennedy. He grew up and attended school in the Fairview District. Mr. Kennedy was a farmer from the age of 14 until he was 85. He married Violet E. Kampschroeder on Jan. 26, 1938. She died Oct. 12, 2003.Survivors include a son, Gailand, Berryton; two daughters, Connie Kennedy, Florida, and Karen Parker, Topeka. Friends may call from noon to 6 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home, where the family will receive them from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday. The family suggests memorials to CASA of Shawnee County, 501 East Jefferson, Suite 2002, Topeka 66607. Online condolences may be sent at <a href="http://www.penwellgabel.com">www.penwellgabel.com</a>.