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KENNEDY, James J. (Dubuque, IA, Feb. 10, 1936--Dubuque IA, Apr. 25, 2013). The son of George and Lillian (Haigh) Kennedy, James married Adean Murray on April 7, 1972 in Dubuque. She preceded him in death on August 25, 2012. Jim was employed at JOHN DEERE DUBUQUE WORKS.

Jim and Adean were founders of the DUBUQUE FOOD PANTRY at the DUBUQUE RESCUE MISSION, and were foster parents for many years.



Obituaries. Dubuque Advertiser, http://www.dubuqueadvertiser.com/obituaries.cfm?archive=yes