RICHARD "RICK" CONNELLY JR. 57, passed away on Monday, Nov. 5, 2012, in a car accident. Born in Fort Wayne, he work ed at Protective Coatings, INC and was a member of Izaak Walton League. He enjoyed hunting, bicycling, cars, photography, and enjoyed nature. He is survived by his brothers, Rex (Kathy) Connelly of Grabill, Ind. Brett (Debbie) Connelly of Bluffton, Ind. and Adam Connelly of Fort Wayne; three nephews; two nieces; four great-nephews; and two great-nieces. He was preceded in death by his parents, Dr. Richard and Helen Connelly. Funeral service is 10 a.m. Monday, Nov. 12, 2012, at D.O. McComb & Sons Maplewood Park Funeral Home, 4017 Maplecrest Road, with calling one hour prior. Calling also from 2 to 6 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home. Burial in Lindenwood Cemetery. Memorials to Heartland Hospice. To sign the online guestbook, visit


Funeral Home

D.O. McComb & Sons Funeral Homes - Maplewood Park
4017 Maplecrest Rd. Fort Wayne, IN 46815
(260) 426-9494

Published in Fort Wayne Newspapers on Nov. 9, 2012