Beverley Charles John Connolly

Sunday, 25 February 1945 - Friday, 10 November 2017

Death Notice

Peacefully, surrounded by loving family, on Friday, November 10, 2017, at Marshall Gowland Manor, Beverley Charles John Connolly passed away at the age of 72. Beloved husband of Helen Marlene Connolly. Loving father of Craig (Marika) Connolly and Kyle (Jody Scarrow) Connolly, and step-father of Melody (John) Durley. Cherished grandfather of Aaron and Holly, Brianna and Sebastian, Tayler, Randilee, Josh, Bailey, and Bryar. Treasured great-grandfather of Jesse and Cohen. Dear brother of Joyce (Bill) Oulton, Donna (Blair) MacLaughlan, Erwin (Josephine) Connolly, and Sterling Connolly. Lovingly remembered by many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by parents Agnes and Francis Connolly, sister Shirley Connolly, and step-son Robert James. Beverley was a loyal member of the Carpenter’s Union Local 1256 for 50 years. Cremation has taken place.


Family and friends will be received at SMITH FUNERAL HOME, 1576 London Line, Sarnia, on Tuesday, November 14, 2017 from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.


A memorial service will be held at Smith Funeral Home on Wednesday, November 15, 2017 at 11:00 a.m.


Sympathy may be expressed through donations to Canadian Cancer Society or the Alzheimer Society (cheques only at the funeral home please).

5 Condolences

  • Erwin (brother), Jo family November 15, 2017 05:04pm

    Bev will be greatly missed. He brought humor and a little bit of trivia to every conversation. We have very fond memories of him. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all during this very difficult time.
    Love to all,
    Erwin, Jo & family

  • Cindy Leckie (Brennan) November 14, 2017 10:57pm

    Marlene & Family; Sending sincere condolences to you & your family on the loss of Bev. Mom also sends her sympathies at this time. Thinking of you.

  • Joyce and Bill Oulton November 14, 2017 09:25pm

    Joyce and I wish to to extend on behalf of our family our sincerest condolences to Beverley's family on his death.
    Marlene , Craig , Kyle,their families and others will miss his humor and fantastic memory.
    Bev was s great supporter of family and kept in regular telephone contact and visits to P.E.I.
    He will be greatly missed by all of us.

    With .deepest sympathy

    Joyce and Bill

  • John Brennan November 12, 2017 11:54am

    Dear Marlene and family, so sorry for your loss. I worked for TransAlta and had many conversations with Bev through the years and he kept me updated on you and your Mom Marg.He was a great guy to work with. Sincere condolences to your family at this sad time.

  • Rick Powell November 11, 2017 06:50pm

    We are very saddened to hear of Bev's passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with all of the family. Bev was truly a unique man. He will be missed greatly.

    Rick and carol Powell

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