James A. Kenniger, 79, of Lake Mary, Florida passed away April 28, 2019. He was born in Duluth, Minnesota to Charles and Evelyn Kenniger.
James graduated from UMD. He was a decorated Marine Corps Captain with a purple heart and bronze star among other accolades. After the Marine Corps, he worked in the telecommunications industry. He enjoyed golfing with long time friends and "happy hour."
He is survived by his wife, Marlis, of 52 very happy years; his two wonderful, helpful daughters, Darshan & Delyn; son-in-law Robert Passons; and grandchildren, Brian, Bailey, Brooke, & Tanner; his sister Pat Bonner of Grand Rapids, Minnesota; and sister-in-law Delores Eikanger. He will be truly missed by all, including our cat, "V-2."
A celebration of life will be held at 1:00 PM on Sunday, May 12, 2019 at Newcomer Cremations, Funerals, & Receptions, 335 E. State Road 434, Longwood, Florida 32750. A reception will follow the celebration of life.
In lieu of flowers, please make a charitable donation to the ASPCA.
Mrs. Kenniger would like to express her gratitude to all of the hospice staff at AdventHealth Altamonte Springs for their kindness and care.
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