Joseph A. McKenna, 87 of Circuit Drive, Riverside passed away on Saturday, June 28, 2014 at his home. He was the husband of the late Madeline F.(Walsh) McKenna.Born in East Providence, he was a son of the late Joseph A. and Helen (Murphy) McKenna. Mr. McKenna was an Insurance Salesman for the John Hancock Insurance Company before he retired. He was an Army veteran of World War II. He leaves one son, Joseph McKenna, three daughters, Christine Bingham, Coleen Welch and Kerri Lemos with whom he made his home; one sister, Carole Harrington, four grandchildren and one great grandson. He was the father of the late Paul McKenna and brother of the late Mary Souther and Betty Gregory. His funeral service will be private. Arrangements by the PERRY-McSTAY FUNERAL HOME.