Kenneth Kavanaugh

KAVANAUGH, Kenneth F., 96, of Ossineke died Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2013, at Turning Brook in Alpena.

He is survived by his five children, Michael (Annette) of Cheboygan, Kenneth (Dorthy) of Sault Ste. Marie, Mary (Jerry) Franck of Traverse City, Peter of Capitola, Calif., and Patrick (Valarie) of Cedar Springs; nine grandchildren, Matthew, Mark, Dan, Janelle, Amie, Kristie, Michelle, Jay and Brian; 13 great-grandchildren; one sister-in-law, Virginia Kavanaugh; and several nieces and nephews.

Per his wishes, he has been taken from the Karpus-Hunter Funeral Home for cremation.

Friends and family will gather at St. Catherine Catholic Church in Ossineke on Friday, Feb. 22, 2013, from 10 a.m. until the 11 a.m. memorial service begins with Rev. Robert Bissot officiating. Flag presentation and taps will be accorded by the VFW Post 2496. A celebration dinner will follow. Interment will be at St. Catherine Cemetery.