On Monday December 7, 2020 Our Dear, Sweet, Loving Brother, Duane Robert "Bob" Kennington born October 1, 1959, passed away from a long battle with Parkinson’s Disease and COVID complications.

Bob had a passion for rebuilding engines, racing his Funny Car and Dragster out at Rocky Mtn Raceway. He loved karate, being with his family and being outdoors.

He married Susan Giles, Andrea Mondragon, and Jackie Kennington, later divorced. Bob didn't have any children of his own, but he loved all of his nieces and nephews.

He is preceded in death by his Mother Mary Zismer, Father Duane Whittle and Stepmother Judy Whittle Price and his Brother Brent Kennington.

He is survived by his StepFather Daymon "Dave" Zismer, his Siblings Debbie (Mike) Robinson Kevin Kennington, Shelly Nielsen, Kim (Bruce) Goff, Marcie (Jeff) Edler, DeeDee (Tom) Fairbourn, Donna (Jim) Fralick, Doug (Gordie) Whittle, Rob (Jamie) Whittle, Step Sister Laela Wilmot.

A memorial service will be held on Wednesday, December 16, 2020 at 2:00 PM at Memorial Redwood Mortuary and Cemetery 6500 South Redwood Road, West Jordan, Utah 84123. No interment will be taking place at this time. Due to the landscape of COVID-19, Memorial Mortuaries and Cemeteries have limited the amount of people in their building at a time to no more than 50. Masks are required upon entry, and social distancing is encouraged. To participate in the services from your own home via live stream, please view instructions below.

In Lieu of flowers a Memorial Account has been set up at America First Credit Union (Account #9118613) in Bob's name to help with funeral expenses.




Services Handled By

Memorial Redwood Mortuary & Cemetery
6500 S Redwood Rd
Salt Lake City, UT

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Dec 10, 2020

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