Passing of J. Fred Kendall, 79, of Westfield

J. Fred KENDALL, 79, of Westfield, PA, died Thursday, August 16, 2012 in the Cole Memorial Hospital, Coudersport, PA.

Born July 26, 1933, in West Chester, PA, he was the son of John F. and Emily S. Wood Kendall.  A US Army Veteran, he served honorably from 1956 – 1958.  On June 25, 2005, in Elkland, PA, he married the former Amy J. Madison, who survives.  He owned and operated Kendall Supply in New Jersey for 17 years.  Fred was employed as a truck driver by Peffer Express for 30 years.  Locally, he was employed as a school bus driver by Ulysses Motors and Rice Transportation.  He was a member of the Harrison Township Volunteer Fire Company.

Surviving besides his wife, Amy, are:  five children, Holly (Ben) Miller, John F. (Melody) Kendall, Jr., and Dennis A. Kendall, all of New Jersey, Harley Jo Kendall of Westfield, and son to be born on Tuesday, August 21st, Logan Charles Kendall;  six grandchildren, Jennifer Kendall, John F. Kendall, III, Tristan Kendall, Ben Miller, Jr., Jonathan Miller, and Emily Miller;  one great-grandson, John F. Kendall, V;  and two sisters, Fredda Myers and Jane (John) Cinghina.

Friends may call at the Olney Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Ulysses, PA on Sunday, August 19, 2012 from 2:00 – 4:00 PM, with Funeral Services following at 4:00 PM.  The Rev. Duane Burdick will officiate.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Harrison Township Volunteer Fire Company, 20 E. Tannery St., Harrison Valley, PA 16927 or a charity of the donor’s choice.

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