Leroy R. Kenney
Leroy R. Kenney, 67, of Waldo passed away at his residence Aug. 24, 2014, with his loving wife by his side. He was born Nov. 15, 1946, in Jackson the son of the late Henry and Minnie (Whitcomb) Kenney.
Leroy worked for over 30 years as a carpenter for Sargent Corporation. He was an avid hunter and fisherman who also enjoyed playing slots in Bangor.
Leroy was predeceased by a daughter Jennifer, two brothers Donald and Reginald and a sister Sue Nason.
He leaves behind his wife of 30 years Thelma (Ridley) Kenney of Waldo, a son Jeffrey Kenney, step children Darby Ludden and wife Kathy of Unity, and Debbie Reynolds and companion Daryl Chenevert, five grandchildren Sonny, Brandon, Josh, Danielle, and Jeremy, six great-grandchildren, and his siblings Barbara Cunningham of Belfast, Henry Kenney Jr. and wife Sally of Waldo, and Rosie Boynton and husband John of Belfast. He also will be missed by special friends Walt and Nancy Carrel of Belmont and Wendell Ridley of Massachusetts.
In lieu of flowers friends and family may wish to make donations to the Cancer Care of Maine 33 Whiting Hill Road, Brewer, ME 04412.
The children and family of Leroy would like to thank Thelma for all of her wonderful care she provided to him throughout his illness.
Arrangements are under the care of Riposta Funeral Home, 182 Waldo Ave., Belfast.
Family and friends may visit www.ripostafh.com to offer condolences to the Kenney family.