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William Herbert Gonnelly

Obituary for William Herbert Gonnelly

July 2, 2019
Mays Landing, New Jersey


William Herbert Gonnelly, 83, of Mays Landing, NJ entered into rest on
Tuesday July 2, 2019 surrounded by his loving family. Born in Camden,
NJ he was the son of the late Mildred (Beckley) Gonnelly. He was the
devoted husband of the late Joanne C. (Rowan) Gonnelly.

William joined Local 43 (since merged into Local 27) in 1959. In 1970 he
was elected Treasurer and in 1976 became Business Manager and
retained that office with the newly formed Local 27 in L981. William
also served as Vice-President of the sheet Metals workers'
International Association until his retirement.

William was a veteran of the U.S. Army proudly serving his country
during the Korean Conflict. Retirement years were spent with his wife at The Villages in Florida where they enjoyed golf and recreational
activities with their Village friends and the love of their family.

William will be missed and fondly remembered by his children; Doreen
(James) Alspach, William D. Gonnelly, Kimberly A. (Steve) Nowatcki,
George A. (Lisa) Nowatcki, and seven grandchildren. He was
predeceased in addition to his wife by one grandchild, Taylor Gonnelly
and a sister, Mildred Frances Gravenor.

Services will be private at the convenience of the family. In lieu of
flowers donations may be made in William's memory to Serenity
Hospice, 56 Georgetown Road, Bordentown, NJ 08505. To leave
condolences, pay respects or share a special memory of William please
go to Arrangements entrusted to Jeffries
and Keates Funeral Home 609-646-3400.

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Northfield, NJ 08225
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