Lorraine Kennedy, Age 62, of Lake Echo, passed away on February 16, 2019 in Dartmouth. Lorraine was born in Dartmouth to Richard « Dick » and Hilma on October 11, 1956. She went to high school at Dartmouth High and also attended Dartmouth Vocational School. She worked in the mailroom at the Nova Scotia Power Corporation before starting a family whereupon she worked at home as a stay-at-home mother. She enjoyed bowling, camping, and visiting with many friends and family. She was very involved with volunteering with the Lake Echo Food Bank, Cubs, and Girl Guides. Lorraine is survived by her husband, James Barry Kennedy of Lake Echo; son, James Richard Kennedy (Jamie) and wife Sarah; daughter, Amanda Lynn Kennedy and brothers, Larry Short (wife Marlane), Pat, Danny and Billy Burgess, as well as many nieces, nephews and friends. She was preceded by her parents, Richard and Hilma Burgess. Celebration of Life will be held in Atlantic Funeral Home, 771 Main St., Dartmouth on Sunday, February 24th at 3 p.m. with reception to follow. Memorial donations may be made to Lake Echo Food Bank. Donations of non-perishable food items may be brought to the reception. Monetary donations will also be accepted for the food bank at that time. Arrangements have been entrusted to Atlantic Funeral Home, Dartmouth Chapel, 771 Main St., Dartmouth. On-line condolences can be made by visiting: www.atlanticfuneralhomes.com
Nos plus sincères sympathies à la famille et aux amis de Lorraine Kennedy 2019..