Orlando, FL - Hennessey, John R., age 57 of Orlando, FL, passed away on April 18, 2013.

Born in Gainesville, FL, he is predeceased by his father, Russell, and mother, Harriet.

He is survived by his wife, Marcelle; son, Phillip; sisters, Pat Kilgo (John) and Susan Cox (Sam); nephews, John Patrick Kilgo (Robin) and Brian Cox (Bridget); niece, Kristina Cox.

Visitation and memorial service will be held for John at 2 PM on April 27, 2013 at Baldwin-Fairchild Oaklawn Park Cemetery and Funeral Home located at 5000 County Road 46A, Sanford, FL.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made in his memory to the Florida Hospital Foundation - Adult BMT Patient Financial Assistance Fund at 2809 North Orange Ave., Orlando, FL 32804 (or online at to support bone marrow transplant patients.

To send condolences to the family, please sign the family guestbook at

Funeral Home

Baldwin-Fairchild Oaklawn/LM
5000 COUNTY ROAD 46A Sanford, FL 32771
(407) 322-4263

Published in Gainesville Sun from Apr. 21 to Apr. 22, 2013