Robert Kenyon Obituary, Westerly Rhode Island, Robert Kenyon Has Died
- john Gibson
Robert Kenyon Obituary, Death- Robert W. Kenyon, Sr., who lived on Shore Road in Westerly and passed away on July 22, 2016, at the age of 66, did not have any family or friends present when he passed away peacefully at his house.
On March 4, 1951, in Westerly, he was born to his beloved parents, the late John L. Kenyon, Jr. and Prudence (James) Kenyon, both of whom had passed away prior to the birth of their son. Bob received his high school education at Westerly High School and afterward completed his training at the Connecticut Municipal Police Academy. After completing his tenure with the Norwich Police Department, he moved on to seek a career in the field of security with General Dynamics in Groton, Connecticut. During his time there, he served in a number of different capacities.
Mr. Kenyon was a devoted follower of Jesus Christ and an active member of the Shannock Baptist Church, which may be found in the town of Shannock in the state of Rhode Island. His son, Robert W. Kenyon Jr. (Carrie), of Ashaway, and his grandsons, Jordynn and RJ, both of Ashaway, are the only members of Bob’s family who have survived his passing. They will both be profoundly saddened by their grandfather’s passing. In addition, he is survived by his sister, Janet Gormley (Jim), who resides in Bingham, New York; his brother, Richard Kenyon, who resides in Florida; and a number of nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his father, Richard Kenyon. The funeral services that will be held on Friday, July 29 at 11 a.m. will take place at the Buckler-Johnston Funeral Home, which can be found in Westerly at 121 Main Street. The date of the funeral is July 29. There will be a calling hour before the service, which will take place between the hours of 10 and 11. Following the conclusion of the service, the interment will take place at the River Bend Cemetery. You can honor Bob’s memory by contributing to Stand Up for Animals by sending your contribution to the following address: PO Box 1706, Westerly, Rhode Island 02891.