Geraldine B. Kennedy, 99, formerly of Shillington, passed away Saturday, February 13, 2021 at 2:45 pm in Manor Care Health Services, Sinking Spring where she was a patient for one week. She was the loving wife of the late George W. Kennedy who passed away July 17, 1991. Born in Hyde Park, Mrs. Kennedy was the daughter of the late Lawrence H. and Edna H. (Emerich) Spatz. She was a 1939 graduate of Muhlenberg High School and McCann’s School of Business. Mrs. Kennedy was a member of Alsace Lutheran Church and was employed as a bookkeeper/cost accountant at Met Ed for 11 years and Robert Emig Products for 13 years retiring in 1986. She enjoyed reading, playing cards, knitting and crocheting. Mrs. Kennedy is survived by her daughter Georgene K. Hobwood, wife of Carl Hobwood of Robesonia and her son Geoffrey R. Kennedy of Myerstown and her grandchildren Heather M. Noecker, Christopher S. Noecker and her great granddaughter Miranda B. Noecker all of Reading. She is also survived by several nieces and nephews and was preceded in death by her brothers Richard H. Spatz and Lawrence H. Spatz, Jr. and their spouses.
Funeral Service will be held at the convenience of the family in Bean Funeral Home, 1605 Rockland Street, Hampden Heights. Interment will follow at Alsace Cemetery. In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to Animal Rescue League of Berks County 58 Kennel Road, Birdsboro, PA 19508 or Helping Harvest of Berks County 117 Morgan Drive, Sinking Spring, PA 19608 in memory of Mrs. Geraldine B. Kennedy. Online condolences may be made at www.beanfuneralhomes.com
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