Dolores (Correia) Kennedy
April 08, 2017
Dolores (Correia) Kennedy, 87, of North Dartmouth, passed away Saturday, April 8, 2017, at home, after a period of declining health. She was the wife of 59 years, of John H. “Jack” Kennedy.
Born and raised in New Bedford, the daughter of the late Antonio and Hortencia (Carvalho) Correia, she settled in Dartmouth 20 years ago. Dolores had worked at Teledyne Rodney Metals years ago, where she and her husband met. She enjoyed collecting antique glassware.
She is survived by her husband; two sons, Daniel J. Kennedy and his wife Maureen of Rochester and James F. Kennedy and his wife Patricia of New Bedford; a daughter, Lynne M. Percival and her husband Steve of California; a brother, Tony Correia of Michigan; six grandchildren; six great grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. Dolores was the mother of the late J. Michael Kennedy, Joel P. Kennedy and Jeanne M. “Gigi” Cunha and sister of the late Bernie, Lionel and Julie Correia and Evelyn Rezendes.
Private arrangements are by the Donaghy Funeral Home, 465 County Street, New Bedford.