BRISTOL - AJ Conaty, 39, of Bristol, passed away on Sunday, March 23, 2014, at Bristol Hospital.
AJ was born on Jan. 12, 1975, the son of Kevin and Ann Marie (Morelli) Conaty. He had graduated from Southington High School and had attended Tunxis CC. He lived for his cars and motorcycles but most of all he loved his family and friends.
In addition to his parents, he is survived by his maternal grandmother, Mary Morelli and his paternal grandfather, James Conaty, all of Southington; his girlfriend, Jade Beaulieu and her children, Paris, Porcia and Preston. He also leaves his uncle, Bob Morelli, aunt, Maria and uncle, Don Ruzich, uncle, Mark and aunt, Sherry Conaty, Uncle Chris and Aunt Ellen Conaty as well as his extended family, Grandmother Marjorie Palmieri, Aunt Marjorie Palmieri, Uncle Frank and Aunt Linda Palmieri, and uncle, Peter Palmieri; along with many great-aunts, uncles and cousins. He was predeceased by his grandfather, Robert Morelli; his grandmother, Bonnie Conaty; his grandfather, Albert Palmieri and Albert Palmieri.
Funeral services will be held on Saturday, March 29, at 9:15 a.m. from the DellaVecchia Funeral Home, 211 N. Main St., to St. Aloysius Church, 254 Burritt St., Plantsville, at 10 a.m. Burial will be at St. Thomas Cemetery. Calling hours will be on Friday from 4 to 7 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in his memory to the Meriden Humane Society, 311 Murdock Ave., Meriden, CT 06450 or Bread for Life, P.O. Box 925, Southington, CT 06489. For online condolence and directions visit www.dellavecchiafh.com.