Mr. Donald Kenyon
- February 17, 1932 - October 25, 2012
- Canton, Massachusetts
of Donald's Passing
- Donations in Donald's memory may be made to the
American Red Cross
139 Main Street
Cambridge, MA 02142
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“Dear Mrs. Kenyon and Family,
I am so sorry to hear of your husband/father's passing. I will fondly remember his smile and wave as i drove by and...Read More »
1 of 23 | Posted by: elizabeth wagner - canton, MA
“Ron, Nancy, Bob and Liz,
Our deepest sympathies on the loss of your Dad. God Bless.
2 of 23 | Posted by: Jim & Lori Igo - Franklin, MA
“I had the pleasure of Don's company at Furnace Brook Golf Course for many years. He was always happy to see us and his friendship was genuine. ...Read More »
3 of 23 | Posted by: Tim MacLellan - Braintree, MA
Don was a nice guy. He liked to tell stories and listen to them. If he took an extra minute getting your drink, that just meant...Read More »
4 of 23 | Posted by: Mike MacLellan - Milton, MA
“My Dear Uncle,
You may have left us physically, but you will always be in our hearts. When I moved to your home in the Summer of 1984, you took...Read More »
5 of 23 | Posted by: Robert Clemens - Brockton, MA
“Sorry for your loss
6 of 23 | Posted by: Dan
“So sorry for your loss
7 of 23 | Posted by: Russ Thibault
“Dear Cathy & Family
Very sorry to hear about Don, he was a very funny person always trying to make people laugh. I am sure he will missed by all...Read More »
8 of 23 | Posted by: Manuel & Cecelia Affonso
“You and your family have our most sincere condolences at the death of your dad. You will be in our prayers.
Rich and Ann Hawkes
9 of 23 | Posted by: Rich and Ann Hawkes - MA
“Don was a good man who loved his family. He was someone you were always happy to see and not just because he was a bartender. I'll miss his sfories...Read More »
10 of 23 | Posted by: Jack Fitzgerald
“Our thoughts and prayers go out to Bob , LIz and Olivia as well as the entire Kenyon family on your loss of dad/grandpa <3
11 of 23 | Posted by: Chipper, Lori and Valerie Lester - MA
You have always been a great inspiration to all, showing every one of us what it means to be a fantastic Dad and Grandfather. Your...Read More »
12 of 23 | Posted by: Jen Carnali - Lakeville, MA
“We all miss you so much papa. We all know you're watching over us! I love you papa, your my guardian angel
13 of 23 | Posted by: Brittany - Norton, MA
“Bob and I extend our heartfelt sympathy for you and your family. Our prayers are with you.
Bob and Rosemarie Simons
14 of 23 | Posted by: Bob and Rosemarie Simons - MA
“Well were do I start? I have known the Kenyon Family over 30 years now,
oh how time goes by. Best mermories of Thanksgiving Dinners at the house...Read More »
15 of 23 | Posted by: Mike & Jacki - Brockton, MA
“Thinking of the Kenyon family during this very difficult time. Mr. Kenyon was a very nice man and I pray that he lives on through memories! Much love...Read More »
16 of 23 | Posted by: Laurie Lowe Horn - East Taunton, MA
“Our loss is heavens gain! Your little girl misses you sooooo much!
17 of 23 | Posted by: Laurie - Stoughton, MA - Daughter
“All my love to the entire family. He was a great man and he's safe in the arms o Jesus now. Peace for the family is in my prayers. He will forever be...Read More »
18 of 23 | Posted by: Rebekah Brown
“We will aways remember his smile and laughter for that was his special gift
for he will be sadly missed
19 of 23 | Posted by: James & Eileen Clemens - Newark, DE
“I am so sorry for the loss of Mr. Kenyon. Throughout the years the Kenyon family has been like our second family. I pray during this difficult time...Read More »
20 of 23 | Posted by: Kerri Smart - Windermere, FL
“Growing up with 5 brothers was a real challenge. But lots of fun! I remember when Don got a brand new car and I took it for a little spin and...Read More »
21 of 23 | Posted by: Rita (Kenyon) Sloneker & Zeke Sloneker - MN
“Uncle Don you will be deeply missed by all...You have touched so many people in so many ways....I will never forget how you put a smile on everyone...Read More »
22 of 23 | Posted by: Amy Mazie - Newark, DE - Niece
“We will miss you terribly, our dad and friend. So many fun memories we will have forever thanks to you. We hit the jackpot having you as our Dad.
...Read More »
23 of 23 | Posted by: Don & Barbara Kenyon - MA
Donald Kenyon, 80, died Thursday, October 25, 2012 at the Kindred Specialty Hospital in Stoughton after a period of failing health. He was the husband of 59 years of Catherine E. (Clemens) Kenyon of Canton. Born in Pawtucket, RI, he was raised and educated in Fall River and was a graduate of Durfee High School. He was a Veteran of the United States Navy. Mr. Kenyon was a resident of Canton since 1960. He worked for Shaws Supermarkets for over 25 years and retired as the Assistant Store Manager of the Stoughton Store. He also worked as a bartender for Furnace Brook Golf Course in Quincy for over 49 years and recently retired. In his free time, he enjoyed playing softball and spending time with his family.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by his children; Donald J. Kenyon of Easton, Ronald W. Kenyon of Raynham, Robert T. Kenyon of Canton, Steven N. Kenyon and David S. Kenyon both of Norton and Laurie A. Moore of Stoughton. He was the brother of Robert Kenyon of NC, Rita Sloneker of MN and the late Norman, Thomas and James Kenyon. He is also survived by 10 grandchildren, 2 great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held in the Farley Funeral Home, 358 Park St. (Rt.27) Stoughton on Tuesday, October 30 at 10 AM. Visiting Hours Monday from 5-8 PM. Interment will be private. Donations in Donald's memory may be made to the American Red Cross, 139 Main St., Cambridge, MA 02142 or www.redcross.org..