Forest Leon “Dinky” Connelly

Forest Leon “Dinky” Connelly

Birth
Martinsville, Clark County, Illinois, USA
Death 9 Mar 2008 (aged 73)
Portage, Porter County, Indiana, USA
Burial Portage, Porter County, Indiana, USA
Plot Block A, Section 3, Lot 712
Memorial ID 63066526 · View Source
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OBITUARY:
Published in the Post-Tribune on 3/11/2008

FOREST L CONNELLY Valparaiso, IN

Forest L Connely, age 73, of Valparaiso passed away March 9, 2008 at the Porter Portage Hospital Campus. He was born October 24, 1934 in Martinsville, IL to the late Sylvan and Florence Ulrey Connelly. He is a retired member of the Operating Engineers Local Union #150 having worked for Sexton Construction for 30 years.

He is survived by his wife Mary Ellen (Croteau) Connelly, seven children; Ray (Connie) Connelly, Cindy Maciaga, Randal (Rhonda) Richardson, Jennifer Connelly, Kim (Jim) Merrell, Teresa (Dennis) Conklin, and Mark(Debi) Richardson; 14 grandchildren; 2 great grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents and 10 brothers and sisters.

Funeral services will be 11:00 a.m. Friday, March 13, 2008 at Edmonds and Evans Funeral Home Portage Chapel with Rev. David A. Easterday officiating. Burial will follow in Heritage Cemtery. Friends may call from 4 - 8 p.m. thursday at Edmonds and Evans Funeral Home, 6941 Central Avenue, Portage, Indiana.



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  • Created by: Elizabeth Novak
  • Added: 19 Dec 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 63066526
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Forest Leon “Dinky” Connelly (24 Oct 1934–9 Mar 2008), Find A Grave Memorial no. 63066526, citing Heritage Cemetery, Portage, Porter County, Indiana, USA ; Maintained by Elizabeth Novak (contributor 47024498) .