Dorris G. Kennedy, 89, passed away Monday, July 1, 2019, peacefully in her sleep surrounded by the love of her children.
Dorris is survived by her daughter, Laura Kennedy and her son, Mark Kennedy. In addition to being a loving mother and grandmother to Andrew Kennedy, she had been a devoted wife to Robert Kennedy.
She is also survived by her brothers, "Gabe" and "Joey," her nieces, nephews and a wide circle of friends.
Dorris was predeceased by her parents, Joseph and Ida Gabriel's and her late sister, "Tish."
A very special "Thank you" to the 5th floor A wing staff at the Teresian House for their loving and dedicated care in Dorris' final journey. The entire community - staff, volunteers, clergy, residents and resident's families at the Teresian House became extended family to Dorris and Laura.
Dorris will be remembered for her beautiful, infectious smile and love she shared in every aspect of her life.
She was a communicant of St. Vincent De Paul in Albany.
Calling hours will be held at St. Vincent De Paul Church, 900 Madison Ave., on Friday, July 5, 2019 from 9:00 am to 10:00 am. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at the church at 10:00 am. Internment will follow at St. Agnes Cemetery, Menands.