Kenny, James Joseph, Jr., age 73, of Hawthorne, on Saturday, October 6, 2018.
Born and raised in Paterson, James had been a resident of Hawthorne for the past 45 years. James had served his country proudly in the U.S. Army and worked as a senior data analyst at B.A.E. International Global Systems in Totowa. He was a parishioner at St. Anthony’s R.C. Church in Hawthorne. In his spare time, James was a volunteer coach for 18 years for the Hawthorne Cubs Jr. Football Team, Hawthorne Little League Baseball, the Elk’s baseball team, and Mele’s Market. He was also an avid bowler.
James was the beloved husband of Carol Marie (nee Scalzitti) Kenny. Loving father of James Allan Kenny of Clifton, Todd Michael Kenny and his wife Rebecca Ann of Westwood, Sean Joseph Kenny of Hawthorne, and Dana Ann Kenny of Hawthorne. Grandfather of Paige Taylor Kenny, Leah Rose Kenny, Anthony James Louis Kenny, and Alexa Jade Kenny. Brother of Vincent Kenny and the late Bernard Kenny.
Funeral will depart at 9:00am on Tuesday, October 9, 2018 from the Browning-Forshay Funeral Home, 557 Lafayette Ave., Hawthorne, for a 9:30am funeral mass at St. Anthony R.C. Church, Hawthorne. Cremation will be private. Friends may visit with the family on Monday from 4-8pm.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the American Lung Association, 1031 US-22 #203, Bridgewater, NJ 08807.