- 88 years old
- Date of birth: Apr 19, 1928
- Date of passing: Jun 26, 2016
|Let the memory of Eileen be with us forever|
"I have so many Memories of my Aunty Eileen, where do I start. I will Miss you Aunty even though we lived so far apart, you will always be in our Hearts <3 I would like to post some pictures and my memories of You on here, so just for now just a quick note to say our Family Loved You very much!
Love, Sandy Hason (Kenny)"
"Oh, the fascinating stories Eileen had to tell of her childhood days in the Canadian Prairie town of Saskatoon,Province of Saskatchewan. And if that were not magical enough (per Mark Twain) ,Eileen enjoyed telling about the one-room schoolhouse where her father was the principal. Her many grand nieces and nephews (whom she loved and who clearly loved her) could easily get her to tell about the little 4-room house provided by the school district within sight of the school and which had one wind-powered electric light. All for the Kenny family of the parents and five children.
I met Eileen after we both turned 80 ; her friendly nature was evident; she taught me all the family names so I could join in the family games And Oh, the competitive spirit in those games.;with her sisters, with the children and by us as a team at the local Bridge Club
We married in 2009 and continued a very pleasant life traveling and visiting until 2013 when it was clear that we were both entering separate terminal phases of our lives Neither one could take care of the other; we separated so as to not be a problem to each other"
"May God hold you in the Palm of His Hand and give you peace and happiness in His Kingdom. I was thankful for the two weeks I spent with you in April at the Country Care Hospital. Time was running out for you Eileen, but your courage to face your sickness was not easy for a person who took care of herself for so many years. We will all miss you at the family gatherings for your helpful nature. June 24th was our Father's Birthday so you only missed it by one day to celebrate with him in Heaven with our dear Mother, sister Marg, Bill and Lou. May God Bless all of you. Good Bye, Good Luck and God Bless you all."
"We have many fond memories of Eileen, both from our time at Kronsberg School and then at Dysart's Homecoming Celebrations."
"Eileen Kenny age 88 was a resident of Coarsegold, California for the past 10 years. She passed away peacefully on Sunday morning, June 26, 2016 at the Country Care Convalescent Hospital, Atascadero, California after a courageous battle with cancer for the past 2 years. Eileen was the second-oldest of five children born to Frank and Mary Ann Kenny in Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada. She worked for many years as a legal secretary in Vancouver, British Columbia, and San Francisco, Calif. also worked for many years as a Real Estate Broker in the San Francisco Bay Area.
She spent her last years of retirement traveling in a motor home, visiting family and friends throughout California, and Canada. She is survived by her beloved sister, Mary Spillane, and many nieces and nephews in U.S. and Canada.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her sister Marg and husband Terry Tate, two brothers, Louis Kenny and wife Kathy, and Bill Kenny.
MAY GOD REST HER SOUL"
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