Marshall Kennedy age 89 of Gary, Indiana passed away April 19, 2017 at Methodist Northlake Hospital. Marshall graduated from Springhill High School class of 1945 in Springhill Mississippi. He served in the armed forces for many years. He worked and retired from Inland Steel after 36 1/2 years of service. Preceded in death by his mother Willie Frances Kennedy and wife, Elizabeth Kennedy; brothers Ora and London Kennedy; sister Idella Griffin; Great Grandson Corrion Rectic. Marshall leaves to cherish his loving memories 3 daughters, Pamela Elaine, devoted daughter Tracey Simone and Kimberley Daraivita; son Thomas Lynn; 5 grandchildren Marsha (Virgil) Retic Michelle Crowder, Julian Kennedy- Wallace, Brandall Kennedy, and Elizabeth Kennedy all of Gary, Indiana, fifteen great grandchildren; one brother Rick (Franco) William and a host of nieces, nephew, cousins and friends. Visitation Thursday April 27, 2017 from 12-8:00p.m. with Family hours 6-8:00p.m. Funeral services Friday, April 28, 2017 at 11:00a.m. all services at the Guy & Allen Chapel 2959 west 11th Avenue. Interment Fern Oaks Cemetery.