Ray Kennedy, age 69, beloved husband of Cindy Kennedy, nee Sebastian. Devoted father of sons, Brian and Scott; dear brother of Kathy (Rich Dorre) and the late Tom Kennedy. Fond Uncle to many nieces and nephews. Graduate of Southern Illinois University (1973). He worked at O'Hare Airport for 33 years with United Airlines, where he made many lasting friendships. Ray enjoyed years of coaching sports, volunteering at school and church, and taking his sons to Arizona for Spring Training baseball games for 25 seasons. He was a constant source of positivity and encouragement to everyone. Visitation Sunday, June 6, 3-8pm, at Ryan-Parke Funeral Home, 120 S. Northwest Highway, Park Ridge. Funeral Mass, 10 am Monday, at St. Paul of the Cross Church. All attendees must pre-register at: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/60b0d45afab2da2ff2-funeral
Interment will be private. For online condolences, visit: www.ryan-parke.com
. Please omit flowers. Donations may be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
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Published by Chicago Tribune on Jun. 6, 2021.