Clarence John Connolly

November 26, 1934 to November 23, 2019


Passed away on November 23, 2019 after a brief illness, Clarence John Connolly, just three days shy of his 85th birthday.  Predeceased by his wife Ada, on October 31, 2019.  Leaving to mourn: his only child and devoted daughter Lorna Hobbs, son-in-law Tony, one sister, Elizabeth Tomlinson, four brothers Gerald (Alice Churchill), Peter (Elizabeth), Eric (Carole Gibbons) and Karl, brother-in-law Walter Tucker (Susanna), nieces and nephews, especially Jennella and Noel Tucker and honourary niece and nephew Kelly (Francis Bartlett) and Chris Squires (Penney Morgan), and finally, his Admirals Coast Retirement Centre family, where he had resided for the past four years.  Resting at Carnell’s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road on Monday, November 25 and Tuesday, November 26 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m.  Cremation to follow.  Funeral service will be held from the Carnell Memorial Chapel on Wednesday, November 27 at 11 a.m.  Inurnment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery Columbarium.  Flowers are graciously accepted, or donations may be made in his memory to the SPCA.



2-4 p.m. on November 25, 2019

7-9 p.m. on November 25, 2019

2-4 p.m. on November 26, 2019

7-9 p.m. on November 26, 2019

Carnell’s Funeral Home
329 Freshwater Road
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11:00am, Wednesday November 27th

The Carnell Memorial Chapel
329 Freshwater Road
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Inurnment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery Columbarium.

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Gerry , Eric , Peggy and family
Just heard about the passing of your brother . Sorry I didn’t get to give my condolences in person . My thoughts and prayers are with you.. God bless.
Jean Browne

Sincere Sympathy at this very sad time.
My thoughts and prayers are with you all.
God Bless.

Phyllis and I would like to pass on our Condolences to Peggy and her family.

Lorna, I am so sorry for the passing of your mom and dad. I was out to Corner Brook when your mom died. I have great memories of working with your mom at The Children’s Rehab. and our bowling at Holiday Lanes. Your mom and dad are together again. R.I.P. Ada and Clarence.

Lorna,please accept my condolences on the sudden passing of your father.I know this is a very difficult time with the passing of both parents in less than a month.Take comfort from the fact that they are now both together for Christmas.The Lord knew that and allowed it to happen.your dad would not want to spend it without the love of his life ,your precious mom.Hugs my friend.

Lorna &Tony so sorry for the passing of your mom and dad. Thinking of you in your of sorrow.

Our sincere condolences to all the family. Clarence and Ada are together again. May they both be at peace and rest in the Paradise of God.
Love to Lorna and Family.
John and Cynthia

My deepest condolences to the Connolly Family. It was a pleasure to have known you. You are now with your beloved, Ada watching down on us all. RIP Clarence. Heaven now has 2 very special Angels