Kennedy, Korey Lee

Visitation:
Date: Tuesday, March 6, 2018
Time: 2:00 to 7:00 PM

Visitation Location:
Russell Colonial Funeral Home in St. Clair, MO

Service:
Date: Tuesday, March 6, 2018
Time: 7:00 PM

Service Location:
Russell Colonial Funeral Home in St. Clair, MO

Interment:
Private committal at a later date.

Memorials / Donations:
May be made to the Crohns and Colitis Foundation.



Obituary
OBITUARY

Korey Lee Kennedy of St. Clair, MO, departed this life in St. Clair on March 1, 2018, having reached the age of twenty years, five months and twenty-six days. Korey was born in Creve Coeur, MO, on September 5, 1997, son of Keith Benjamin Kennedy and Jessica Darnel Kennedy nee Zack.

Korey is survived by his parents, Keith Kennedy and Jessica Kennedy both of St. Clair, MO; by his grandparents, Linda Henderson of St. Clair, Robert Zack and wife, Norma, of Arnold, MO and Sue Kennedy Bolte and husband, Robert, of St. Clair; by his brothers, Garrett Kennedy and Erik Kennedy, both of St. Clair; by his sister, Madison Kennedy of St. Clair; by his niece, Mia Kennedy of St. Clair; by aunts, uncles, great-aunts and uncles, cousins and many friends.

Korey was preceded in death by his grandfather, Clarence Kennedy, and by his step-grandfather, Jay Henderson.

Korey was a Christian and had been attending The Bridge Lutheran Church in Washington, MO. After graduating high school he had worked with his father as a landscaper. For the last six months he was employed by Easy Touch Painting Company as a painter. Hobbies and interests of his included hunting, fishing, listening to music and spending time with his friends. He also had an interest in Mixed Martial Arts for a while. What meant most to him was time spent with his family and Korey was especially close to his siblings and niece. The love they shared and many precious memories they created will live on in their hearts forever.

A kind and loving son, grandson, brother, uncle, nephew, great-nephew, cousin and friend, he will be sadly missed and lovingly remembered by all who knew and loved him.

Funeral services were held at 7:00 PM Tuesday, March 6, 2018, at Russell Colonial Funeral Home in St. Clair, MO, with Rev. Andy Yount officiating, assisted by Rev. Jason Gaszak. A private committal will take place at a later date. Memorials may be made to the Crohn's and Colitis Foundation.