Nora Connelly

Nora, 81, of Wood-Ridge and Boynton Beach, FL. on November 15, 2012. Born in Chetwynd, Togher, County Cork, Ireland. Beloved wife of the late John (1997). Loving mother to Julia Palmer, Kathleen Ritger, Mary DiTuro, John Connelly, Susan Porro and James Connelly. Mother-in-law to Frank Palmer, Bill Ritger, Joseph DiTuro Theresa Connelly, Mark Porro and Jeanne Connelly. Caring grandmother of Joseph and Stephen DiTuro, Lauren Balios, Brian, Kevin, Denise Connelly, Paige and Christine Porro, Sean, Julia and Ryan Connelly. Great-grandmother to Andrew Balios. Nora was one of fourteen children and is survived by her sisters, Siobhan O'Keefe, Philomena O'Neill, Breeda Kemple and Sheila Hennessy. Before retiring in 1993 Nora was a clerk for CIC Incorporated in Moonachie. A parishioner of Assumption R.C. Church and a member of the Contemporary Club in Wood-Ridge and member of the Lake Worth Shamrock Club. Nora was blessed to have many loving relatives and friends. Funeral Mon. 9 AM, from Kohler Funeral Home, 280 Hackensack St. Wood-Ridge. Mass 9:30 Assumption R.C. Church. Interment George Washington Memorial Pk., Paramus. Vis: Sun 4-8 PM. In lieu of flowers donations to be made to Catholic Charities USA P.O. Box 17066, Baltimore Md. 21297-1066 would be appreciated.
Published in The Record on Nov. 18, 2012