John and Nancy Kenney celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary July 28, 2013, with the renewal of their vows at St. Patricks Catholic Church in Randolph, N.Y. The celebration was hosted by their children: Linda Carver, James Kenney, William Kenney, Michael Kenney, Patricia Kenney and Lillian Howard. They are also the grandparents of Kimberly Kenney, Richard Kenney, Monica Kenney and Ayla Lynch.

They were married on July 27, 1963, at St. Athanasius Catholic Church in Evanston, Ill.