Woonsocket – Joan F. Kennedy, 78, of Huntington Ave died Thursday March 2, 2017 in Landmark Medical Center after an illness. She was the loving wife of the late Charles Vincent Kennedy who died in 2008. Born in Cranston, she was the daughter of the late Hazel (Phillips) Rossi. Her life was always focused on her family.
Joan is survived by her loving son David Kennedy and his wife Jessica of Lincoln, RI; her beloved granddaughters Sarah and Karah Kennedy; her other son, Manuel Kennedy of Florida; her three sisters, Linda Fabbri of Coventry, RI, Janice Macera of Coventry, RI, Rosie Hawkins of West Greenwich, RI; her brother, Nick Rossi of Florida and several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her brother Howard Wills.
Relatives and friends are invited to visit with Joan’s family on Wednesday March 8, 2017 from 6:00 to 8:00 pm in the Fournier & Fournier Funeral Home, 463 South Main St. Woonsocket, RI with a prayer service at 7:30 pm. Committal Prayers will be held on Thursday March 9, 2017 at 10:00 am at the Rhode Island Veterans Memorial Cemetery, 301 South County Trail, Exeter, RI. Memorial Donations may be made in her memory to the American Lung Association. For Memorial Guestbook, visit www.GilmanandValade.com.