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Obituary for John J. "Jack" Connolly

John J. (Jack) Connolly, 70 of Belleville passed away on Saturday, March 20, 2021.
Born in east Orange, NJ, he was a lifelong resident of Belleville. Jack retired as a Corrections Officer with Essex County Department of Corrections and was a member of the Emerald Society of Essex County. John was the loving husband to the late Sharon Ann (Carrara) Connolly He is survived by his children Erin Connolly, Ryane Connolly and her husband Frankie, John William Connolly, his sisters Patricia Marazzo and Ethel Apostolico, three grandchildren Lucas John Rodriguez, Mathew Ryan Rodriguez and Ella Faith Rodriguez. He was predeceased by his brothers William, Arthur and Steve Connolly.

The funeral will be Wednesday, March 24, 2021 from the S.W. Brown & Son Funeral Home, (, 267 Centre St., Nutley at 9:00am.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be from St. Peter’s Church, 177 William Street, Belleville, Nj on Wednesday, March 24, 2021 at 10:00am.

Cremation will be private.

Visitors will be received at the funeral home on Tuesday, March 23, 2021 from 7-9pm.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions to Essex County Emerald Society

Please keep in mind of all social distancing rules. To enter the premises, you must have and wear a mask. Only 55 people are allowed within the premises at any given time, so please be mindful of your time spent paying your respects so that others will be able to do so as well.