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Memorial Gathering

Melenyzer Funeral Homes & Cremation Services, Inc.
Saturday January 29th, 2022
1:00pm - 2:00pm

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Memorial Service

Melenyzer Funeral Homes & Cremation Services, Inc.
Saturday January 29th, 2022

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John "Bucky" "Uncle Buck" Kendall Jr.

John "Bucky" "Uncle Buck" Kendall Jr. of Washington and formerly of Elco passed away on Tuesday January 18, 2022 at Washington Hospital. Born in Elco on July 21, 1948, a son of the late John and Norma Aldous Kendall Sr.. Bucky was a veteran of the Vietman War having served in the United States Navy. He was retired from the DEP as an inspector. Previously, he had worked for the FBI Forensics and a chemist for the PA State Police Forensic Lab. He was a proud member of the Roscoe American Legion Post #801. Bucky is survived by his wife Verna Ewing Kendall, a daughter Adena (Waji Anwar) Kendall of Raleigh, NC, a step-son Patrick (Cindy) Gaynard of Greentree, 2 step-grandchildren; Veronica and Patrick Gaynard, 2 brothers; Robert "Bobby" (Corky) Kendall of Coal Center and George (Dana) Kendall of Manor. A Gathering of family and friends will be held on Saturday January 29, 2022 at Melenyzer Funeral Homes & Cremation Services, Inc. 1008 Furlong Ave., Roscoe from 1:00 pm - 2:00pm with a Memorial Service at 2:00pm with Pastor Brian Carroll presiding. The Roscoe American Legion Post #801 will hold their service immediately after the Memorial Service in the funeral home. Interment will be private in the National Cemetery of the Alleghenies, Cecil.

The family respectfully requests that everyone be masked while in the funeral home.


A candle was lit in memory of John Kendall Jr.

Dr &Mrs M S Anwar Feb 5 2022 1:24 AM

Adena and family. I am so sorry for your loss. You all are in my prayers.

Barb Snively Jan 27 2022 9:26 AM

Our deepest sympathy to you Verna. You are in our prayers.

Phil and Becky Pinsker Jan 25 2022 8:24 PM

Our thoughts and prayers go out to the family and our blessings are with you Verna.

Michaelene and Jim Mesta Jan 25 2022 2:59 PM

Verna, I'm so very sorry for your and your family's loss . You guys are always in my prayers.

Melissa Stewart Amos Jan 25 2022 9:53 AM

Sorry for your loss love you cuz

Margaret Aldous Stiles Jan 23 2022 4:16 PM

Grew up in Long Branch around John.... saddened... very sad..

Dent Alton Jan 23 2022 9:09 AM

Condolences to you and your family.

Roger Boardley Jan 23 2022 8:49 AM

My deepest sympathy for the family. May you Rest In Peace Uncle Buck 🙏😪

Terri Jan 21 2022 11:52 AM

Sympathy and prayers for the family. May the Lord comfort you.

EVELYN BLOOM Jan 21 2022 11:23 AM

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