Joseph Kennedy



Joseph Thomas Kennedy, 75, of Murrells Inlet passed away Monday, July 09, 2018. He was born May 03, 1943 in Philadelphia, PA, son of the late Peter and Margaret Kennedy.

In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by a brother, Buddy Kennedy.
Survivors include his loving wife, Trudy Kennedy of Murrells Inlet; sons, Daniel Kennedy of Frisco, CO and Joseph Kennedy and his wife Tamara of Glastonbury, CT; daughter, Colleen Kennedy of Southern Pines, NC; grandchildren, Jordan, Kaitlyn, Koron, Mackenzie, Hannah, Joey and Brendan and one great-granddaughter, Brooke-Lynn.

Joseph was a lover of sports. He loved watching the Boston Red Sox, UConn and especially the Philadelphia Eagles, of which he was a lifelong fan. He also enjoyed playing golf.

A celebration of Joseph’s life will be held 10:30 AM Friday, July 13, 2018 at St. Michael Catholic Church, 542 Cypress Avenue, Garden City, SC 29576 with military honors. Inurnment will follow in the church columbarium.

The family requests that memorial contributions in Joseph’s name be made to St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St Jude Place Memphis, TN 38105.

The family would like to give a special thank you to all of their close friends and everyone at Regency Hospice.

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Burroughs Funeral Home and Cremation Services of Murrells Inlet (843.651.1440) is in charge of arrangements.