Paul Leonard Kenny(1931 - 2014)

Paul Leonard Kenny

AGE: 82 • Barnegat

Paul Leonard Kenny, 82, of Barnegat, died Sunday, Jan. 26, 2014. Born in Kingston, PA in 1931, Paul lived in many locations in New Jersey for most of his life and dedicated 37 years to the NJ Bell Telephone Company before his retirement in 1992.

Paul is survived by his wife, Angelita; the children and grandchildren that adored him: Paul Kenny of Clark, (children Valerie, Kathryn, Stephanie & Meghan); Ellen Illuzzi of Wallingford, PA (husband Sal, son William); Lynn Greco of Malvern, PA (husband Jerry, children Allison & Brian); and Gale Hill of Oahu, HI (husband Matt, children Christopher & Nixen); and beloved dogs Blizzard, Boo-Boo & Mason. He was predeceased by parents, Paul and Agnes (nee Farrell); son, Christopher, and brother, Harry.

Paul was known by those closest as a legendary storyteller; he fancied Cadillacs & murder mysteries, despised iPhones, and had a lifelong love affair with Coors Light.

Memorial Mass will be held 11 a.m. Friday, Jan. 31, 2014 at St. Mary's Parish, 47 W. Bay Ave., Barnegat. No flowers please. Arrangements are under the direction of Ocean County Cremation Service, Forked River.

Published in Asbury Park Press on Jan. 29, 2014