Kenny Sookdeo, South Florida businessman and founder of Kennys Upholstery Service since 1962, passed away on Friday September 8th, 2017, after a long battle with multiple illnesses.
He leaves to mourn his wife of nearly 52 years, Parbattee (Para). His four children Susan, Steve, Sherene and Karen; his sons-in-law, Wayne & Jason; daughters-in-law, Marlene and Renny; his ten grandchildren, Dillan, Steven, Brandon, Daniel, Shane, Shanece, David, Kaitlyn, Dwayne and Khloe and his one great-grandson, Cameron.
Born and raised in Princess Town, Trinidad, Kenny became a very honest, powerful businessman who befriended from the homeless to the wealthy and became a household name.
Kenny decided to migrate to Florida in August 1990 after a catastrophic coup affected Trinidad. In Florida he created a legacy for his family coming to a new land and seeing his seed multiply.
A philanthropist and a man of resilient faith in the God he served till his last breath.
He will be forever loved and missed.
Visitation will be from 5-9:00 p.m. Monday, September 18, 2017, at Fred Hunter's Hollywood Memorial Gardens Home, 6301 Taft Street in Hollywood. The Funeral Service will be at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, September 19, 2017, also at the funeral home. Interment will follow at Hollywood Memorial Gardens North.
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