She retired from Brunswick Board of Education, where she had worked in the food service. Mary Grace was a caring member of her extended family and a friend to many. She was a member of St. Stephen Catholic Church and the Red Hats in West Salem.
She is survived by children, John W (Tina) Kenny of Sullivan and Mary Alice (Mackie) Kenny of West Salem; four grandchildren, Taylor Marie, Vincent Ryan, Matthew David and Christian John; three step grandchildren, Justine Jones, Jeremy Jones and Jessica Jones; a step great granddaughter, Kaelynn Paramore; and brother, Vince (Beth) Simon of Portage Lakes.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, John J. Kenny; son, Vincent Joseph; and two sisters, Clara Marie Simon and Mary Beth Newell.
Visitation will be Monday, April 1, 2013, from 2 to 4 and 6 to 9 P.M., at the Matteson Funeral Home, 40 Congress Street, West Salem. Funeral Mass will be Tuesday, April 2, 2013, at 11 A.M., at St. Stephen Catholic Church, 44 Britton Street, West Salem, with Reverend James P. Schmitz officiating. Burial will be in West Salem Cemetery.
Memorials may be given to the Mary Grace Kenny family.
Online condolence may be shared at the funeral home website at www.mattesonfh.com