Martha "Marty" (née Bir) Kennell of Grand Island entered into rest May 26, 2017.
Born in LaGrange, Indiana, she was the daughter of the late Gertrude and Henry Bir. She was the last surviving and youngest of seven children.
She was the wife of Jack Kennell Sr., the mother of John (Donna) Kennell Jr., Chris (Todd) Callen, Sue (Mike) Attea and Michelle (Jim) Muscoreil, and the grandmother of Jack III and Jesse Kennell; Carly and Cass Phelan; Bryce, Drew and Derek Callen. She is also survived by many nieces and nephews.
Visitation was held Tuesday, May 30, at the Kaiser Funeral Home. A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated Wednesday, May 31, at St. Stephen R.C. Church.
Memorials may be made to Hospice Buffalo.