CONNELL VERNON T.
On Friday, April 5, 2013, Vernon T. Connell, age 89, of West View. Beloved husband of Katherine (Dobson) Connell; beloved father of Vernon P. Connell; brother of Porter Rickley, Ronald Rickley, and Marlene Cernansky; also survived by nieces and nephews. There will be no visitation. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated in the Church of the Assumption, 45 N. Sprague Avenue, Bellevue, PA 15202, on Tuesday at 10:00 a.m. Interment, with Military Honors will follow in Allegheny County Memorial Park, McCandless Township. Vernon was a US Army
veteran of WWII
. He was a Technical Sergeant with the Headquarters Company, 106th Infantry Division. He served in the Asiatic-Pacific Theater where he received many decorations and citations, including two Bronze Stars
. Contributions may be made to the Church of the Assumption. Arrangements by the LAWRENCE T. MILLER FUNERAL HOME, INC., 460 Lincoln Avenue, Bellevue.
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