Bonnie Jean Kennedy, 68, of Sciotoville, died Monday, December 24, 2012, at Bridgeport Healthcare. Born on January 10, 1944 in Portsmouth, she was a daughter of the late Hallock Salyer and Anna Salyer Puckett, and was a dispatcher for 911 emegency. Bonnie was also preceded in death by a brother, Thomas Salyer. Surviving are her husband, Paul Kennedy, a stepson, Robert (Sherre) Kennedy of Manchester, three sisters, Joyce (John) Farmer and Connie (James) McNeill, all of Portsmouth, and Peggy (James) Bates of Paducah, KY, two step grandsons, Matthew Kennedy and Zachary (Allison) Kennedy, and three step great-grandchildren. A service will be held at 1:30 p.m. on Thursday at the Edgewood Abbey Mausoleum with Rev. Peter Michael officiating. Interment will follow in Memorial Burial Park. The family will receive friends at the BRANT FUNERAL HOME IN PORTSMOUTH after 11:00 a.m. on Thursday.