Mark L. Kennett, 59, of Emden, passed away August 22, 2017 at his home.
Cremation rites will be accorded by Holland Barry & Bennett Funeral Home. There will be no burial at this time.
Mark was born November 24, 1957 in Lincoln, IL., the son of William Everett and Lois (Purdue) Kennett. He married Tamara Chambers on December 6, 1980. She preceded him in death on April 9, 2016.
Mark retired from Logan Correctional Center. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, nature, animals, and children.
Surviving are his daughter Casey (Michael) Halpin of Emden; and siblings Bill (Sharon) Kennett of Broadwell, Karen (Jerry) Birdwell of Lincoln, and Tim (Tami) Kennett of Lincoln.
He was preceded in death by his parents, wife, and brother Doug Kennett.