Jacqueline M. Connelly

June 28, 1938 ~ March 12, 2020 (age 81)


Jacqueline M. (Bruno) Connelly, age 81, died peacefully after a long battle with cancer, on March 12, 2020 at St. Joseph’s Center, Trumbull. Born in Italy on 6/28/1938, she was the daughter of Carmine and Frances (Perrotta) Bruno. Jacqueline resided in Ansonia, CT, Shrewsbury, MA, and spent many happy years as a Stern Village resident. She truly loved her time working at Remington Arms, Spector Jewelers, and at Stop & Shop. Jackie adored spending time with her two granddaughters, Kiera and Caroline, and spent countless hours in the kitchen cooking and baking with them. Trips to the casino (and winning big at Bingo), watching the Red Sox win, tending to her garden, crocheting and socializing with friends , brought Jackie much joy. She is also survived by her son, Colin Connelly and daughter in law, Kerri, of Rockville Centre, NY, sister, Josephine Laczkoski of Bradenton, FL, and several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her husband, Barry Connelly, and brother, Robert Bruno. Funeral services will be held Friday at 12 noon in St. Theresa Church, 5301 Main Street, Trumbull with a Mass of Christian Burial. Interment will be private. Friends may call Friday Morning 10:00- 11:30am in the Redgate-Hennessy Funeral Home, Main Street and Gorham Place, Trumbull. Flowers are welcome, or contribution can be made to the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation ( ). To send online condolences please visit

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August 14, 2020

10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Redgate - Hennessy Funeral Directors
4 Gorham Place
Trumbull, CT 06611

Mass of Christian Burial
August 14, 2020

12:00 PM
St. Theresa Church
5301 Main Street
Trumbull, CT

Private Interment


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