Henry Kennelly

Henry Philip Kennelly


1933 – 2016

It is with heavy hearts we

announce the passing

of Henry “Harry” Philip

Kennelly. Harry passed

away peacefully on

Saturday, April 9, 2016 at

the age of 82. Harry was

born on May 11, 1933

and lived all his life in


Harry was married to Lois

Nanette, the love of his life for over 62 years. They had

11 children together. Harry is survived by his wife, Lois

Nanette, his children, Lori (Ian), Martin (Lisa), Linda

(Brad), Lois (Kerry), Lisa (Murray), Sandra (Derrick),

Sharon, Heather (Brian) and Paul. His 21 grandchildren,

Douglas, (Heather), Andrew (Alicia), Tamara (Richard),

Joshua (Robyn), Jasmine, Samantha (Eric), Brandon

(Lisa), Chad, Aaron, Ryan (Megan), William, Sheldon

(Caroline), Logan, Danielle (Andrew), Stephanie (Adam),

Tyler, Brittany (Matt), Emily, Ashley (Tyler), Chelsea, Brett,

his 14 great grandchildren, his brother Jim (Delphine)

and many nieces and nephews.

Harry was pre-deceased by an infant son, daughter

Nancy, father Martin, mother Myrtle, sister Doreen

(Owen), brother Pat (Donna) and his grandson Zachary.

Harry spent most of his life working, mainly with his dad

and brothers in the lumber and contracting business

and his own septic tank cleaning/sweeping business.

Dad was passionate about the lodge and property at

White Swan Lake and loved spending many days there

with family and friends.

The funeral will be held on Friday, April 15, at 11:00 am

at Christ The Servant Catholic Church in Cranbrook with

a reception to follow. Interment will follow at Fort Steele


Donations in honor of Harry’s memory can be made

to the Heart & Stroke Foundation of BC & Yukon,

Okanagan/Kootenays Area Office, #4, 1551 – Sutherland

Avenue, Kelowna, British Columbia, V1Y 9M9 or the

B. C. Canadian Lung Association, 2675 – Oak Street,

Vancouver, British Columbia, V6H 2K2.

Arrangements entrusted to McPherson Funeral Service.

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