John Patrick Lennon

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John Patrick Lennon, 58, of Windsor Locks, passed away Thursday, Jan. 3, 2019, at Hartford Hospital surrounded by his family.

John was born Oct. 21, 1960, in Hartford, the son of the late John and Patricia (O'Keefe) Lennon. He attended local schools in Windsor Locks, graduated from Windsor Locks High School, and attended the University of Connecticut. John was employed for over 17 years with FedEx from which he retired. John was an avid fan of the Boston Red Sox and the New England Patriots. He also enjoyed listening to music especially the Grateful Dead and the Beatles.

John is survived by three siblings, Kate Vanzant and her husband, Charles, of East Longmeadow, Massachusetts, Teresa Wild and her husband, Edmund II, of North Granby, and James Lennon and his wife, Sue Ann, of Enfield; nieces and nephews, Shane Wild and his wife, Lisa, Bridget Wild, Edmund Wild III and his wife, Amy, Sean and Tyana Vanzant, Dylan Lennon, and Joshua LaJoie; two great-nieces and two great-nephews, Londyn and Aspen Wild, and Caden and Colby Vanzant; and several aunts, uncles, and cousins.

Relatives and friends are welcome to join the family during visiting hours Wednesday, Jan. 9, from 4 to 7 p.m. at the Windsor Locks Funeral Home, 441 Spring St., Windsor Locks.

A funeral procession will gather Thursday, Jan. 10, at 9 a.m. at the funeral home for a Mass of Christian Burial to be celebrated at 10 a.m. at St. Mary Church. Burial will follow in St. Mary Cemetery.

Memorial contributions in memory of John may be made to the , 225 North Michigan Ave., Floor 17, Chicago, IL 60601.

For online expressions of sympathy or directions visit

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Windsor Locks Funeral Home
441 Spring Street
Windsor Locks, CT 06096
(860) 623-3498
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Published in Journal Inquirer from Jan. 7 to Jan. 11, 2019
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