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Lois Kennoy dies at age 83

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Lois Kennoy, age 83 of Chesterton, Ind., passed away Thursday, December 6, 2012 in Valparaiso, Ind.

She was born December 3, 1929, in Council Bluffs, Iowa to Milton Ramsdale and Imellda (Schoblien) Turner, both of whom preceded her in death.

On July 10, 1948 in Royal Oak, Mich., she was married to Martin Francis Kennoy, who also preceded her in death.

Lois is survived by her sons, Larry Kennoy of Chesterton, Ind., Mark (Florinda) Kennoy of Las Vegas, Nev., and Marshall (Betty) Kennoy of Michigan City, Ind.; daughters, Debbie (John) Pfhister of Whareham, Mass., Meri Ellen (Richard) Kitagawa of Arizona and Martha Ann Tarentino of Porter, Ind.; along with 15 grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; and sons, Michael and Milton Kennoy.

Cremation will take place at Heritage Crematory, Portage, Ind., with a memorial service held at a later date.

Arrangements are being handled by Edmonds & Evans Funeral Home, 517 Broadway, Chesterton, Ind.

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Posted 12/11/2013