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Kenn McLennan Obituary

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Kenn McLennan

Peoria, IL

November 8, 1945 - February 28, 2007

Kenn McLennan Obituary

Kenn “Kenny Mac” Louis McLennan, 61, of Peoria, passed away at 8:05 p.m. on Wednesday, February 28, 2007 at home. Kenn was born in Valley Mills, TX on November 8, 1945, son of Gladys McLennan. He married Minnie McCray in Peoria in 1968. She survives. Kenn is also survived by his mother, Gladys (Jim) Hightower of Las Vegas, NM; daughter, Stephanie (Leonard Heady) McLennan of Peoria; grandson, Leonard Heady, Jr.; granddaughters, Brittany (Octavious Steeland) Graham, Sierra Allison and Kyisha Heady; great grandson, Octavious Graham, Jr.; sisters, Teresa Sweet of Albuquerque, NM, Tracy Hightower of Santa Fe, NM, Rita Padilla of Rio Rancho, NM and AvisRose of Cedar Crest, NM; and several cousins, nieces and nephews. Kenn retired as an assembler for Caterpillar, Inc. at their East Peoria facility. He was of the Methodist faith. Kenn enjoyed playing cards, spending time with his family, watching Chicago Bulls and Los Angeles Lakers basketball and listening to R & B music. TuPac was his favorite artist and “California Love” was his favorite song. He enjoyed spending time at Stephanies home and always looked forward to going out of town to visit his family. Kenns family is proud of how he was always there for his daughter and for how he loved his grandchildren. He always had a smile, was always willing to help those in need and was always there to make you laugh. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, March 6, 2007 at Star of Hope Full Gospel Baptist Church in Peoria, with Pastor Joseph Johnson officiating. Visitation will be held one hour prior to services. Interment will be held at Lutheran Cemetery in Peoria. Memorial contributions may be directed to his grandchildren. Arrangements are entrusted to Clary Funeral Consultants in Peoria. To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Kenn McLennan, please visit our floral store.

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