Virginia F. Kennedy

July 30, 1931 - February 09, 2018

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Saturday, February 17, 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Hudson United Brethren Church, 516 North Main Street, Hudson


Saturday, February 17, 2:00 PM
Hudson United Brethren Church, 516 North Main Street, Hudson


Virginia Fay Kennedy (nee Vanfossan), 86, of Hudson, Indiana passed away at Lakeland
Nursing Home, Angola on February 9, 2018.

Loving wife for over 62 years to her late husband Eugene Lowell Kennedy; beloved mother to her five children, daughters Jill (Charles) Wilson of Angola, Merry Kennedy of Kendallville, and her sons Paul (Louise) Kennedy of Ashley, Shawn (Diane) Kennedy of Aurora, Illinois and John Kennedy of Hudson and cherished grandmother to her 6 grandchildren Charles Jr, Cory, Eric, Dale, Keith and Alison.

She is proceeded in death by her parents Clyde and Eva (nee Shallenberg) Vanfossan and her brother Robert (Bob) Vanfossan of Columbiana Ohio.

She previously has proudly served her community as the Clerk for the Town of Hudson, Vice Chairwoman of the Steuben County Democrats and Secretary of the 4th Congressional District Democrats.

She loved spending time with family especially her grandchildren. She adored the Detroit Tigers and Purdue sports, closely watching every game she could.

Visitation on Saturday February 17, 2018 at Hudson United Brethren Church, 516 North Main Street, Hudson at 1 PM with a memorial service at 2 PM with food and fellowship immediately following.

Memorials can be made to the Steuben County Democrats or Cameron Hospice, both of Angola.

Young Family Funeral Home, Hudson-Ashley Chapel, 612 North Main Street, Hudson is assisting the family with arrangements.

Condolences may be sent to the family at

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Kit Tyler
February 17th, 2018 3:17pm
Clear Lake Indiana

Our family is thinking of yours in the loss of your mother Virginia. We got to know your mom over the past few months at Lakeland and she was a loyal and true friend to my Mom, Chris. We will miss her and your family. I know she is in a better place and you can all take comfort in the wonderful care you provided for her over these past months. Take care of yourselves. You are in our prayers

Ed and Pam Miller
February 14th, 2018 7:35am
Hudson, IN

May she rest in peace.

Rick, Julia, Nathan Komperud
February 13th, 2018 10:32am
Onalaska, Wisconsin

So sorry for your loss Shawn, Diane, Keith and family. Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this challenging time. Live every day to its fullest and enjoy your greatest memories of her.

Yvonne & John Pierce
February 13th, 2018 9:44am
Hicksville, OH

Sorry for you loss. Thoughts and Prayers with you

Laura Sellars
February 13th, 2018 6:02am
Orlando, FL

So sorry for your loss Merry and family. Prayers are with you during this difficult time.

Daniel Tietz/Carl Gaines
February 12th, 2018 10:39pm
Brooklyn, NY

Shawn, Diane, Keith, and extended family: I’m so very sorry for your loss. May her memory be a blessing.

Liz Sova
February 12th, 2018 8:59pm
Corydon Indiana

My deepest sympathy to your family. I’m so sorry for your loss.

Courtenay Wilkinson
February 12th, 2018 7:53pm
Glen Ellyn

Our heartfelt thoughts and prayers during such a difficult time.

Linda russell
February 12th, 2018 6:33pm
Kendallville ind

Sorry for your loss may you rest in piece

Becky Locke
February 12th, 2018 5:10pm
Angola, IN 46703

So sorry for your loss. Thoughts and prayers are being sent. God's blessings to each one of you.

Carolyn Parker
February 12th, 2018 6:13am
Pleasant Lake

Praying for friends to comfort you,faith to uphold you,and loving memories to heal your heart.🌹

Ward Odom
February 11th, 2018 9:58pm
Browns Valley, MN

Though we had some interesting discussions, I did appreciate the work that Virginia did for the Town. I am sorry to read of her passing and my condolences to her family.