It is with heavy hearts that we announce the sudden passing of William â€œBillyâ€ Howard Allen Kennedy husband of Ann (Dickson) Kennedy of Miramichi, NB, at the Miramichi Regional Hospital on Sunday, April 11, 2021 at the age of 62. Born in Blackville, NB, he was the son of the late Eldon and Grace (Walls) Kennedy. Billy was a Captain of the Miramichi Fire Department and served as a firefighter since his beginning in 1979 with the Blackville Fire Department. He was also a licensed Auto Mechanic and enjoyed tinkering in his garage.
Besides his wife: Ann, Billy is survived by: one daughter: Jamie Kennedy of Miramichi, NB; one sister: Deanna Baldwin (Laurie) of Douglasfield, NB; one brother: Carl (Shirley) of Gray Rapids, NB; sister-in-law: Effie Kennedy of Blackville, NB; nieces and nephews: Tanya Sanford, Tara Kennedy, Judy Kennedy, Wendy Baldwin, Steve Baldwin and several great nieces and nephews.
Besides his parents, Billy is also predeceased by: one brother: Fred Kennedy.
The family will receive visitors at Bellâ€™s Funeral Home on Thursday, April 15, 2021 from 3-7 PM. A private funeral service will be celebrated from the Sterling Bell Memorial Chapel with Rev. Alice SzemÃ¶k officiating.
Please note: Covid-19 Mandatory Masks and Social Distancing Protocols will be followed for the Visitation.
In Billyâ€™s memory, donations may be made to the NB Heart and Stroke Foundation or a memorial of oneâ€™s choice. Messages of condolences can be sent through our website: www.bellsmeadows.com
Funeral arrangements are under the care of Bellâ€™s Funeral Home, 651 King George Highway, Miramichi, NB. Telephone: 506-622-3600.