Donald
Kenyon, Donald H., September 2, 1923 - February 27, 2009. Don left this life February 27 due to complications of Alzheimer's disease. He has joined his wife Margaret and they are at peace together with their Lord and Savior. Don was born to Harold and Anna Kenyon Sept. 2, 1923. He grew up in the Los Angeles area where he met and married Margaret. He was the loving father of Ken (Susan) Kenyon, Nancy (Richard) Wesley, and Donna (Dave) Deyo. Don was also the proud grandfather of seven grandsons, Jeff and Scott Kenyon, Matt (Cara) and Jared Wesley, and Ryan (Tess), Christopher and Brett Deyo. He was also the cherished great grandfather of Elli, Zoe, and Dakoda. Don served on the Inglewood Fire Department for 28 years. He retired with the rank of Captain in 1977. He had many friends in the department, in his church and in his community. He will be greatly missed by all who knew him. There will be a visitation Sunday, March 15, 5-8 p.m., at McCormick Mortuary, Redondo Beach. The Rosary will be said at 7 p.m. A Funeral Mass will be held Monday, March 16, 10:30 a.m. at St. Lawrence Martyr Church, Redondo Beach. There will be a reception immediately following in the church hall. Internment will be at Holy Cross Cemetery following the reception. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to: Alzheimer's Foundation of America 322 Eighth Ave., 7th Floor New York, NY 10001

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  1. Please know how sorry I am about his passing. He and Margaret are together again. May they both rest in peace. Also, the thank you notice i got from your mom’s death is beautiful. I will treasure it always. Will also remember the Kenyon family in my prayers.

  2. Don was a Captain on the Inglewood (CA) Fire Department when I was hired in 1968. He was a wonderful guy who could do anything with tools. He was a firefighter role model in every way, and I consider myself very lucky to have known and worked with Don. My most sincere sympathies to the family. All who knew him will remember him always.

  3. My deepest sympathy to Donald’s family. My husband Richard C. Pfeiffer served with him for many years in the Inglewood Fire Dept. We even attended their wedding. He is in our prayers. Mrs. Richard C. Pfeiffer (Midge)

  4. Don was a wonderful man, a great husband, father, and grandfather. I was saddened to hear of his passing but know he is in a better place with Margaret and with God in heaven. My prayers and deepest sympathy go out to my cousins and the entire Kenyon family for their loss. Richard sends his love and sympathy. God bless you.

  5. We want to send a message of rememberance to the family. We lived in HollyPark and knew Don and his son, Ken, from St. Frances Cabrini,and when they participated in Cub Scouts. We will make sure this info is sent to our 2 sons, Ron and Bill. We are sorry for you losing your Dad.

  6. Dear Kenyon family, Very sorry to hear of your dad’s passing so soon after your mom’s! I realize that they are together now, but I know how hard it will be for your family to have them both gone. You are in my prayers! Frances Martin

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