TheSt. Francis High School Community would like to extend our condolences to the Behnke family on the passing of Kenneth R. Cheney, father of Carol Behnke; father-in-law of Dave Behnke, St. Francis High School Board of Directors; grandfather of Laura Behnke '11.
Kenneth R. Cheney, 93, of Chicago. WWII US Army veteran. Beloved husband of Frances C. nee Kieninger; devoted father of Carol (David) Behnke, William (Kathleen) and Linda (Kenneth) Hampe; cherished grandfather of Kelly (Alan) Gutierrez, William Cheney, Daniel Hampe, Brian Hampe, Laura Behnke '11 and Jennifer Hampe; dear great grandfather of Josephine Gutierrez; loving brother of the late Ralph (the late Elaine) Cheney; fond uncle and great uncle to many.