Mayor Jim Kenney's father dies suddenly Tuesday

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Mayor Kenney's father dies suddenly: as seen on Action News at 6 p.m., December 4, 2018 (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)

James F. Kenney, Mayor Jim Kenney's father, passed away suddenly Tuesday.

He was 83 years old.

Funeral arrangements are pending.

The Mayor's office released a statement asking for privacy for the family.

The mayor has canceled all public appearances the remainder of the week.

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