John Hennessy

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John E., 87, of Waldwick, formerly of Ridgewood, born and raised in Brooklyn, NY, passed away Sunday, April 28th. Beloved husband of 52 years of the late Georgine, who predeceased him in July, 2012. Loving father of John E. Hennessy, Jr. and wife Adrienne Lee of Long Valley, NJ, Daniel Hennessy and Anne Bridgette Hennessy. Cherished grandfather of Payton Hennessy. Caring brother of Katherine Delisio and the late Grace Ellis, Margaret Hennessy and Raymond Hennessy. A graduate of St. Francis College in Brooklyn, John served in the United States Army during World War II, achieving the Bronze Star for his dedicated service. He worked for over 30 years for International Paper Company in NYC. John was an avid reader, golfer, hockey fan and Brooklyn Dodgers fan to the end. He will be remembered as a loving and compassionate husband, father, grandfather, uncle and friend to many. Family and friends may visit Thursday, 4-8 PM at Feeney Funeral Home, 232 Franklin Avenue, Ridgewood, NJ. Funeral Mass Friday, 10 AM at Church of the Nativity in Midland Park, followed by burial at Gate of Heaven Cemetery in Hawthorne, NY. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Villa Marie Claire, ATTN: Campaign Office, 718 Teaneck Road, Teaneck, NJ 07666. Condolences available at
Funeral Home
Feeney Funeral Home
232 Franklin Avenue Ridgewood, NJ 07450
(201) 444-7650
Funeral Home Details
Published in The Record/Herald News from Apr. 30 to May 1, 2013
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