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Francis 'Paco' Kennedy dies in Miami

Published:Sunday | October 26, 2014 | 10:38 AM
Kennedy... Elected Jamaica Chamber of Commerce President in September 2012.

MONTEGO BAY, Jamaica:

The President of the Jamaica Chamber of Commerce Francis‎ 'Paco' Kennedy is dead.




‎He passed away last night in Miami, Florida.



Kennedy who had been ailing, recently underwent a surgical operation in Jamaica, but went to Miami for further treatment.‎



Two years ago, he was elected unopposed as the president of the Jamaican Chamber, succeeding Milton Samuda.



On Monday, Kennedy was also among the recipients of the National Honours and Awards, however, his insignia was received on his behalf by his wife‎, Marjorie.



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