William Bryant Kennerly passed away suddenly at his home in Triangle, Virginia on January 16, 2021, at the age of 66.
Bryant was born in Lowell, MA ,on December 8, 1954, the son of the late William and Ellen (Madden) Kennerly. He graduated from Framingham North High School and Northeastern University where he later continued his education, pursuing a Master's Degree in Journalism. He resided in East Kingston, NH for many years before moving to Triangle.
He worked at Raytheon after graduating, and more recently had been self-employed. Bryant willingly gave his time to family and friends, always putting the needs of others ahead of his own. He spent many years taking good care of his late, beloved brother John, and Aunt Ellen. He was happiest when he was helping others. Bryant was a devoted Catholic who was very proud of his Irish heritage, a talented builder, a gifted poet, storyteller and self-taught musician.
He is survived by, and will be sadly missed by his Aunt Kathy Lynah-Youngman, many adoring cousins from the DeMello, Gargan and Lynah families, and his loving friend of 25 years, Janet Micheli.
A funeral Mass will be held at St. Margaret of Scotland Church in Lowell, MA. on March 17, at 10:00 AM followed by committal services at St. Patrick's Cemetery in Lowell.