Robert R. Kennedy Jr., 78, of Cameron, died Saturday, March 3, 2018 at Acuity Specialty Hospital, Bellaire, Ohio.

He was born January 8, 1940 in Waynesburg, Pa.

Robert was a retired sprinkler fitter with Local #669 and a Christian by Faith.

He was preceded in death by his wife: Sandra Hughes Kennedy; father: Robert Roy Kennedy and one sister: Elaine Scott.

Survivors include two children: Alicia (Stuart Speckman) Kennedy of Fairfield, Conn. and Kerry (Betsy) Kennedy of McDonald, Pa.; four grandchildren: Danielle Kennedy, Drew Speckman, Brennon Wood and Lauralee Wood; mother: Beulah Watson Kennedy of Cameron and one sister: Barbara (Woody) Yeater of Cameron.

The family will receive friends on Tuesday from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at Grisell Funeral Home and Crematory, 400 Jefferson Ave., Moundsville, W.Va. where funeral services will be held on Wednesday at 11 a.m. with Danny O’Neil officiating.

Interment in Highland Cemetery, Cameron.

Memorial Contributions may be made to Alzheimer’s Disease Association, 1601 2nd Ave., Charleston, W.Va. 25387

Sympathy expressions at grisellfuneralhomes .com.