John Ronald Kennedy Jr., 76
Beloved husband, father and friend, John Ronald Kennedy Jr, 76, of Post Falls, Idaho, peacefully passed away on September 28, 2021; the son of John and WIlla Kennedy. John was born on January 25, 1945 in Wheeling, West Virginia.
John bravely served in the United States Army from September 15, 1965 to September 14, of 1967. While in the army, he was awarded the National Defense Service Medal Marksman Badge.
Following his time in the Army, John worked for the United States Postal Service from 1967 to 1999. He began his career in San Jose, California but then transferred to Spokane, Washington in 1988, where he stayed until his retirement.
John married the great love of his life, Patricia Ann Wyatt, on May 9th, 1981 in San Jose, California. They spent over 40 years together until his passing.
John enjoyed many things in life, such as watching drag racing and baseball. He also enjoyed going out into the great outdoors and liked to hunt and fish. However, his greatest joy in life was spending time with his loving children and grandchildren. Together they had a lifetime of smiles and happy memories.
John is survived by his beloved spouse Patricia (Tricia) Kennedy of Post Falls, ID; his daughters, Amanda (Tory) Gosnell with their children Parker and Peyton of Millwood, Wa; his daughter, Maegan Kennedy (Daniel) with son Rayden of Post Falls, Idaho; his daughter Ashley (Steve) with son Alex of Post Falls, ID; his son Rob ( Tonya) with their children Andrew, Brittany, and Jeremy of Texas; his son John and daughter Tracie of Coeur d’ Alene, ID; as well as one great granddaughter in Texas.
For every day, I miss you. For every hour, I need you. For every minute, I feel you. For every second, I want you. Forever, I love you.