Funeral services were held Jan. 29 for Joan Diane Kennell, 72. She passed away Jan. 24. Born in Weehawken, she lived in Toms River and formerly of North Bergen. She worked for the North Bergen Parking Authority and later was the Building Manager for the Ferraro Housing Building in North Bergen. She was a volunteer at the Meadowview Social Club for many years where she ran holiday parties for the children and bingo for the adults until retiring and moving to Toms River where she then joined the Womens Pleasant Plains Volunteer Fire Dept. Aux. She was also a member of the Womans Red Hats Garden Girls Society. Wife of the late Louis G. Kennell; mother of Louis Kennell Jr and his wife Debbie, Jack Kennell and his wife Jacklyn, Donna Koeppel LaBruno and her husband Nicholas and Denise DellaBella and her husband Al; grandmother of Anthony and Kayla Bagalino, Richard, Mary, Barbara, Megan, Jackieann, Keith Koeppel, Grace LaBruno, Kristen DellaBella and Alex DellaBella. Also survived by four great grandchildren. Services arranged by the Vainieri Funeral Home, North Bergen.