Claudia J. Connolly
Claudia J. Connolly, of Metuchen, died Sunday, May 12, 2013, at JFK Medical Center in Edison. She was born on October 18, 1944, in Douglas, GA, and was a life-long resident of Metuchen. She graduated Metuchen High School, Class of 1962, and Trenton State College in 1966. Prior to her retirement, Claudia was a Project Manager with Telecordia (formerly Bell Labs) in Piscataway. She was a vibrant woman who loved traveling (especially to St. Martin) spending time with friends and family, dancing, planning, Broadway theatre in New York City, the Jersey Shore and her home.
Surviving are the love of her life and lifetime partner, Tom Hayevy; sons, John P. Connolly and Kevin M. Connolly; sister, Christine Compton; cousins, Janice Lauer, Joanne Britton, and Pat and Fred Peterson; brother-in-law, Bill Hayevy and family; best friend, Liz Orlando and many beloved friends, too many to be believed.
Visitation will be held at Flynn and Son/Koyen Funeral Home, 319 Amboy Avenue, Metuchen, NJ 08840 from 1:00 to 5:00PM on Friday, May 17, 2013, with a Funeral Service at 3:30PM followed by a family eulogy at 4:30PM. Cremation will be private. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in Claudia's memory to her son Johnny's Neuro Health Organization, Bancroft at 425 Kings Highway East, P.O. Box 20, Haddonfield, NJ 08033. For directions or to send a message of condolence, visit our website at www.flynnfuneral.com