Dorothy M. Kenny, enjoyed gardening

March 9, 2014

Dorothy “Dot” M. Kenny, 85, of Millsboro, formerly of West Chester, Pa., passed away Saturday, March 8, 2014, at the Delaware Hospice Center in Milford.

Mrs. Kenny was born in Philadelphia, Pa., March 26, 1928, daughter of the late William F. and Mary E. (Kraft) Ryan. She had worked as an administrative assistant with Terminix in Bala Cynwyd, Pa., before her retirement. Dot enjoyed gardening and spending time with her family.

She is survived by her loving husband of 63 years, Edward J. Kenny; three sons, Ted Kenny and his wife Chris White of West Chester, Pa., William Kenny and his wife Linda of Villanova, Pa., and Jeff Kenny and his wife Amy of Salisbury, Md.; a brother, Jack Ryan and his wife Pat of Belmar, N.J., and five grandchildren.

A visitation will be held from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m., Thursday, March 13, at the Long Neck Chapel of Melson Funeral Services, 32013 Long Neck Road, Millsboro. A Mass of Christian Burial will follow at 11 a.m. at Mary Mother of Peace Catholic Church, 30839 Mount Joy Road, Millsboro. Interment will be held at the Delaware Veterans Memorial Cemetery, Millsboro.