Michael Harold Kennedy, 71, of Springfield, passed away on Wednesday October 9, 2019 at North Crest Medical Center. Graveside services, with Military Honors, will be conducted Tuesday October 15th at 10:00 a.m. at the Middle Tennessee State Veterans Cemetery. There will be no visitation prior to the graveside service.
Mr. Kennedy was born May 24, 1948 in Stockton, CA to the late Francis and Mary Kathryn Rider Kennedy. He was a retired Rifle Trainer for the Department of Defense and was of the Presbyterian faith. Mr. Kennedy was a veteran of the U.S Army, having served during Vietnam. He loved gardening, fishing, and hummingbirds.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his siblings: Edward Kennedy, Roy Kennedy, and Judy Kennedy Lee. Mr. Kennedy is survived by his sisters: Mary Kennedy of France, Carolyn Kennedy of California, and Margie Slayter of Springfield, by his brothers: Paul, Harvey, Les, and Joe Kennedy all of California, by several nieces and nephews, and by the one he loved most, his schnauzer, Pumpkin.
Robertson County Funeral Home in charge of arrangements