Mrs. Benedicta M. Kennedy of Hazleton died Thursday, April 25. She was the widow of John Kennedy.
Prior to retiring, she worked for the Hazleton Area School District.
Born in Hazleton, she was a daughter of the late Charles and Catherine (Gallagher) Malloy.
Surviving are two sons, John, and his wife, Susan, of New Tripoli, and Kevin of Hazleton; a daughter Anne, wife of Bill Schneider of West Hazleton; two grandchildren and a great-grandchild.