Kenneth R. “Kenny” Long, 67 of Grove City, formerly of Harrisville, passed away on September 9, 2019 at Passavant Hospital in Pittsburgh.
Kenny was born in Grove City PA on September 14, 1951 to Glenn and Margaret Bennett Long.
Kenny received his education in Slippery Rock. On April 23, 1971 married Emily Kelly, together the couple celebrated 48 years of marriage.
Kenny retried from Bob Pebbles in Liberty Township doing road construction. He enjoyed watching NASCAR, being Dale Earnhardt biggest fan. Spending time with family and friends at the American Legion Post #584 in Leesburg and the VFW #7465 in Volant shooting pool was a favorite past time. He kept busy in the summer putting in a vegetable garden for everyone to enjoy. He cherished time with his family fishing and camping.
Kenny is survived by wife Emily of Grove City, his children Regina Long of Mercer, Kenneth Long of Sandy Lake, Daniel Long of Ohio and Crystal Long of Grove City. Two sisters Alvina “Sue” Altman of Butler and Glena Hites of Mercer. 12 Grandchildren and 9 great grandchildren also survive.
Kenny is preceded in death by his parents a sister Margaret “Peggy” Foulk, brothers Glenn Albert Long Jr and Clyde Arthur Long and two grandchildren Jacob Lee Baun and Daylne Renne Baun.
A memorial service will be held at the convenience of the family. The Jamison-McKinley Funeral Home, Harrisville is handling the arrangements. Friends can email condolences be visiting www.jamisonfuneralhome.com