Albert R. Kenefick

Albert R. Kenefick, age 91, of Canton, passed away May 4, at the Hellenic Nursing Home in Canton. Born in Boston, he was a lifelong resident of Canton. He graduated from Canton High School and was a Marine Corp Veteran of WW II. He was a self employed Electrolux Vacuum Cleaner Salesman for many years before retiring. He had his Private Pilots license and enjoyed flying from the old Canton Airport and Wiggins Airport in Norwood. He was an avid gardener and sports enthusiast. Beloved husband of Lena H. (Giammarco). Father of Albert R. Kenefick Jr. and his wife I-Shing of CA, David A. Kenefick and his partner Michael Toppan of N.H., Mary Jane Stanlaske of E. Walpole and John Kenefick and his wife Heesong of CA. Brother of Joyce Buckley of Canton and the late Francis Kenefick. Grandfather of Vikki Cunningham of E. Walpole, Robert Stanlaske of PA and Dylan Kenefick of CA. Also survived by 5 great-grandchildren. Visiting hours were at the Dockray & Thomas Funeral Home, 455 Washington St., Canton, Tuesday, May 7, from 4 - 8 p.m. Funeral Mass at St. John the Evangelist Church, Canton, Wednesday May 8, at 10:30. Burial Knollwood Memorial Park, Canton. Donations may be made in his memory to the Hellenic Nursing Home 601 Sherman St. Canton, MA 02021. For guest book please see

Funeral Home

Dockray & Thomas Funeral Home
455 Washington Street Canton, MA 02021
(781) 828-0811

Published in The Canton Journal from May 6 to May 13, 2013