Elsie Kennedy, 85, of Mansfield, TX, passed away peacefully at her home on Oct. 22, 2019.

Elsie Kennedy, 85, of Mansfield, TX, passed away peacefully at her home on Oct. 22, 2019. She was a friend to everyone, loved and cherished by her family and numerous friends and will be missed greatly by all.  She was born in Devils Lake, ND, to the late Peter and Jenny (Axtman) Schwan. She was married to the late Steve Kennedy for 22 years and is survived by; her daughters, Whitney Turner, and husband, Michael, Kimberly Brady and husband, Matt; sisters, Veronica Thoreson and husband, Dale; Donna Fletcher and husband, George; grandchildren, Nicole, Chris, and Kristen; and six great-grandchildren. Elsie is predeceased by; her daughter, Debbie Boostrom; and brothers, Ray and Martin Schwan. For details go to https://elsiekennedy.remembered.com. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital at http://giftfunds.stjude.org/elsiekennedy. A celebration of life mass will be held in the chapel at St. Jude Catholic Church in Mansfield on Wednesday, December 11 at 2 p.m.