At Lambton Meadowview Villa, Petrolia, on Thursday, August 2, 2012. ETHEL KENNEDY (nee Nelson), 91 years, formerly of Amherstburg. Beloved wife of the late Joseph (1990). Dear mother of Marion Kennedy of London, Shirley and Bill Caldwell of Burlington, Janet and Ross Randall of Petrolia, Bob and Lynda Kennedy of London, and Kay and Joe Durocher of LaSalle. Ethel will be missed by her thirteen grandchildren and her twenty-six great grandchildren. She was predeceased by her siblings Maple Nelson, Olive Kirk, and Laurea MacDonald. A funeral service will be held on Saturday, August 4, 2012 at 11:00 a.m. at the NEEDHAM-JAY FUNERAL HOME, Petrolia, with a luncheon to follow at St. Paul’s United Church. Visitors will be received from 10:00 a.m. until the service time at 11:00 a.m. Interment in Christ Church Cemetery, Colchester on Saturday at 3 p.m. As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations may be made by cheque to St. Paul’s United Church, Petrolia. Memories, pictures, and condolences may be shared online at www.needhamjay.com.