Kennedy, Mark Wilfred, age 23, of St. Andrews, Antigonish
County, passed away on June 4, 2021 at home.
Born in Antigonish, he was a son of Gerard and Tracy
(MacDonald) Kennedy of St. Andrews.
Mark had attended Dr. John Hugh Gillis Regional High
School…..most days. He worked seasonally at Scott
& Stewart Forestry. A gifted athlete, he enjoyed softball, but
hockey was his passion. He played with the
Antigonish Bulldogs in Atom & Peewee; the Bantam Nova Junior
X-Men; the Cape Breton West Islanders; Junior A with both Pictou
County Crushers and the Valley Wildcats and finally with the Rural
League County Outlaws.
Besides his parents, he is survived by his brother and best
friend, Bradley, Calgary; grandparents, Wilfred and Myrtle MacDonald
and Sadie (late Donnie) Kennedy; and many aunts, uncles, cousins,
friends, and teammates.
Predeceased by his aunt, Cathy (Kennedy) Caron, and cousins,
Connor MacDonald and Luke Brown.
Cremation has taken place. Due to COVID
restrictions, a private family funeral will be held on Monday, June
21st. The service will be recorded
and available for viewing on the funeral home website later in the
In Memoriam, donations to the Mental Health Foundation of
Nova Scotia appreciated.
Mark always showed kindness when asking about how
“others” were doing. “If you see someone
struggling, lost or sad, reach out to them. Most of all be
Funeral arrangements are under the direction of C.L. Curry
Funeral Home, Antigonish. Online
A slideshow for Mark will be available shortly
in the VIDEOS tab.
Our most sincere sympathies to the family and friends of Mark Kennedy 1998 2021..
Death notice for the town of: Antigonish, Province: Nova Scotia