Jean Regina (Hawco) Kennedy

January 16, 2017


Peacefully passed away on January 16, 2017 at Agnes Pratt Nursing Home, Jean Kennedy, aged of 84 years.  Born on Bell Island, Newfoundland and was the 2nd child of Alphonsus and Mary (Murray) Hawco.  


She was predeceased by her husband Edward (1988) and son Karl (1989); parents Alphonsus and Mary Hawco; siblings Maureen Johnson, Alphonso Hawco Jr, Cathy Butler, Mary Hawco; and Aunt Helen Neary.


Forever remembered by her children Barry (Regina), Valerie Hawco (Steve), Dean (Cindy), Eddy (Roxanne), Blair, Marylou Tilley (Jim) and Karen Holmes (Jeff).   Cherished by grandchildren Stephen Hawco (Allison), Sean Kennedy (Ashley), Sarah Kennedy, Erin Tilley, Chadd Kennedy (Melissa), Mark Kennedy (Emily), Erik, Trent and Ian Holmes and great grandson Nathan Kennedy.   Also, remembered by siblings Michael Hawco, Marg Perry (Paul), Gus Hawco (Jeanette), Helena Highmore, Trish Tarrant (Randy), Bernice (Kevin) Hawco, Marilyn Kent (Ricky); sister-in-law Rita Kennedy (Blair) and family; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.


Special thank you to the staff of Agnes Pratt Nursing Home for their kindness and compassion.  Cremation has taken place. No visitation per Jean’s wishes.  Funeral mass will be held from Mary Queen of Peace on Wednesday January 18 at 9:30 a.m. with interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Agnes Pratt Nursing Home or Newfoundland Cancer Society.  



9:30am, Wednesday January 18th

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Thank You all for the Condolences

The Kennedy Family

Sincere sympathy to the Hawco and Kennedy families.Thinking of you in your loss and wishing you strength and comfort at this difficult time.Sincerely,Darrell and Susan Ford

To the Kennedy and Hawco families, my deepest condolences on the passing of your Mother / Grandmother / Sister.
Sincerely, Neil Power

My Condolences Go Out To The Hawco & Kennedy Family. RIP Jean.

Sincere sympathy to the Hawco/Kennedy families. Bud & I have fond memories of hanging out with Jean & Eddy when we visited Bell Island from Cambridge, and subsequently when they moved to Cambridge. RIP Jeannie – you are now free from all the pain.
Bud & Mickie Churchill, Cambridge, ON

Condolences to the Hawco family on the passing of your sister. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

Eddy and the Kennedy family – We are so sorry for your loss. Thinking of you at this difficult time.

Jenny and Brian Myers.

Valerie & Steve so Sorry for your loss Our Prayers and thoughts are with you during this sad time.

My deepest sympathy to the Kennedy and Hawco family.Rest in peace Jeannie.

So sorry to hear of your moms passing.Our thoughts and prayers are with you all during this sad time..She was such a sweet lady .Always stopped to have a little chat when we were outside at Woodwynd St.

Karen and family,

We are very sorry to hear of your Mothers passing. Our thoughts are with you at this diifficult time.

Sorry to hear about your mom.
Our thoughts are with your family.

So sorry to hear of your moms passing our condolences to your families and to all her Sisters and
Our thoughts and prayers are with you all at this very difficult time.

Carol & Peter Small.

Sorry to hear of your Mom’s passing. Cherish and remember all the memories you shared with your dear mother. Thinking of you all during this sad and difficult time.

Sorry for your loss.

We will miss her. The last time Brett and I were home we went out for lunch with her. Thinking of all the family at this sad time.

Deepest sympathy to the Kennedy/Hawco family on your loss. RIP Jeannie.
Cousin Ann Marie (Ezekiel) Wipp

..sorry for your sadness

Keeping all of the Kennedy family in our thoughts and prayers. I’m sure you are reflecting on the beautiful live long memories you had with aunt Jeannie.
Love winky, matt and jordan

“Forever in our hearts.”