Celebrating the life of Dale E. Kenney
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He was born on October 4, 1944 in Green Valley IL, the son of Everett Burl and Martia (Lee) Kenney. On January 22, 1971 Dale married Sheila M. Davis in Bryant, IL, she survives. Together they had three beautiful children, Monte (Melissa) Kenney of Brimfield, William (Rachel) Kenney of Farmington and DeeDee Johnson of East Moline. Dale also had six grandchildren, Dylan, Ethan, Ty, Tanner, Alison and Brody.
Preceding him in death were his parents, four brothers, and one sister. He has one surviving brother George (Kay) Kenney of Canton.
Dale was a US Army Vietnam Veteran. He had earned a purple heart during the war. He was also an avid toy tractor collector. He was retired and enjoyed spending time with his wife and family.
There will be no services. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Wounded Warrior Project or The American Parkinson Disease Association.
The Cremation Society of Mid-Illinois Co. Pekin/Peoria is assisting the family with arrangements. Online condolences may be made at csmico.com
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