Jeremy B. Jennings

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MERIDEN - Jeremy B. Jennings, 35, husband of Jessica Bissonnette, died Saturday, June 2, 2012, at home unexpectedly.

Born in Meriden on Oct. 11, 1976, he was the son of Roseann Z. and John Sillasen and Patrick and Susan Jennings and resided in Meriden all his life. He graduated from H.C. Wilcox Regional Technical High School in 1994 and was employed by Rolled Alloys in Windsor. He served with the U.S. Army, CT National Guard. His legacy will continue on in others through his gift of tissue donation. Jeremy was a member of the Waterbury Lodge of Elks 265.

Besides his wife, he is survived by his stepson, Jacob; two sisters, Melissa Cameron and her husband, Mark and Jessica Okolotkiewicz and her husband, Joe; three nieces, Jenna and Rachel Karvelis and Cadance Okolotkiewicz; and two nephews, Adam Miller and Jacob Karvelis. He was predeceased by his grandmother, Jeannine L. Zajchowski; and grandfather, Harry Jennings.

Friends and relatives are invited to attend a funeral service to be held on Friday, June 8, at 11 a.m. at the John J. Ferry & Sons Funeral Home, 88 East Main St., Meriden. Burial will be private. Friends may call at the funeral home on Thursday, June 7, from 5 to 8 p.m. In lieu of flowers, contributions in Jeremy's memory may be sent to Elks Scholarship, Lodge 265, 283 West Main St., Waterbury, CT 06702. For online condolences please visit
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Meriden, CT 06450
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Published in The Record-Journal on June 6, 2012