Sonja A. Kennedy, 70, died March 23, 2011, at Holmes Regional Medical Center, Melbourne.
She was born in Tallahassee and lived in Sebastian for 10 years, coming from Columbus, Ohio.
She was of the Catholic faith.
Survivors include her husband of 47 years, Donald Kennedy, of Sebastian; daughters, Shelley Hawks, of Vero Beach, Lisa Roberts, of Moraga, Calif., and Kerry Blaker, of Columbus; sons, Mark Blaker, of Vero Beach and Frank Blaker, of Farmington, Mich.; sister, Marva Joiner, of Warren, Mich.; 15 grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her brother, Edward Skinner.
Visitation will be from 2 to 5:30 p.m. March 26 at Thomas S. Lowther Funeral Home & Crematory, Vero Beach, with a wake service at 5:30 p.m.