Mike was born July 13, 1954 to Stephen E. and Margaret F. (Barrett) McKenna in Yonkers, NY.
McKenna sold Windward Ford in 2014 to California-based Jay Gill for undisclosed terms. Michael McKenna Obituary Remember Michael McKenna.
No one was seriously hurt but he broke his arm. McKenna, who formerly owned Mike McKenna’s Windward Ford in Kailua, was “known so far and wide for his love of the community” and his active involvement, said David Rolf, executive director of the Hawaii Automobile Dealers Association.
He joined the Marine Corps at age 16 during the Korean War.
Although born in Providence, R.I., McKenna spent much of his childhood growing up in Kihei, Maui, Rolf said. One of his early operations was Sun Datsun in Whittier, Calif., which was one of the Japanese manufacturer’s first 10 dealerships in America.
Levittown, My thoughts and prayers to Sue, Ed, Ro and the rest of the family. August 8, 1961 - September 27, 2019 ... Tributes.com is the online source for current local and national obituary news and a supportive community where friends and family can come together during times of loss and grieving to honor the memories of their loved ones with lasting personal tributes. He was kind and very supportive. Micheal (Mike) Joseph McKenna passed away on September 20, 2017 at the age of 60. In 2016 he was inducted into the Reading Hall of Fame.
Mike enjoyed traveling, writing poems, and listening to classical music. Michael was born on August 8, 1961 and passed away on Friday, September 27, 2019. He entered the U.S. Marine Corps in 1968, receiving a Purple Heart for his wounds in the Vietnam War. Mike was an honorary member of the New Hamburg Fire Department in Wappinger Falls, NY. Rolf said that although he did public relations work for McKenna, putting his dogs in the TV commercials was all McKenna’s idea.
To Bev and all the kids, my deepest condolences for the loss of your precious husband & dad!
His appointment in 2005 as the Thomas J. Contact Us, 9708 Frankford Ave. Edward sorry for your loss always be there for you my friend. Jackie Bedell.
He was 69. my thoughts & prayers are with ye. Retired Kailua auto dealer Mike McKenna, who appeared in newspaper and TV ads with his beloved golden retriever Hana Girl, has died Thursday.
in English from St. John Fisher College and a Ph.D. in Toxicology from the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry.
Meyers Funeral Chapel, INC. In 2005 he was named National Dealer of the Year after donating more than 25 free cars and approaching his personal goal of donating more than $1 million to Hawaii schools.
My thoughts and prayers are with the family.
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He was a devoted mentor of graduate students and took great pride in their work.
Although, I have not seen him in years memories of jubilance remind me of who he was. Im so sorry to hear about Mike. Mike was a great guy and I will cherish all the great memories that I had with him! Mike was an Eagle Scout and was a Boy Scout Troop Leader with both Troop 7 and Troop 30. Tributes.com partners with over 100 national charities. He was still the Dr. McKenna that I'd grown to respect and admire in college.
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Sue, I am so sorry for your loss and I will continue to keep you and your family in my prayers.
We have known them for years and will greatly miss Mike. Dr. McKenna was my advisor at Georgia Southern.
Copyright © 2020 StarAdvertiser.com. PA 19125 I pray for his trek into that which is after this life be one of peace. Mike was my best friend in Boy Scout Troop 13 in Joplin, Missouri, in the early 1960s, where we shared many wonderful adventures. “Mike recalls the rough early times as ‘when he served mustard sandwiches for dinner,’” Rolf said. Micheal (Mike) Joseph McKenna passed away on September 20, 2017 at the age of 60. (215) 547-3040 Mike grew up in the Tacony section of Philadelphia with his parents and siblings. With three partners, McKenna built Orange County Raceway in 1969.
Mike was a member of White Bluff Presbyterian Church. Peace be with him and all of you. (pinkelephantmovement.org). He especially enjoyed attending campouts with his two sons.