Robert Connolly

Obituary of Robert P Connolly

Robert P. Connolly was born in Stamford, CT on September 1, 1931, to the late Peter and Francis Lynch Connolly.  On July 4, 2021, in Pompton Plains, NJ he peacefully passed away.   He was predeceased by his wife of 40 years Marilyn in 1994.

Bob graduated from Fairfield College Preparatory School was a graduate of Manhattan College starting his career in New York City with the United States Government.  For most of his accounting career Bob was employed by CBS Laboratories in Stamford.  Upon relocation to New Jersey, he worked in the accounting department at Princeton University Plasma Physics Laboratories.  Bob served in the United States Army and was a  member of the Knights of Columbus.

He is survived by his daughter Kathleen and her husband Paul Chase, his sons Kevin and his wife Elizabeth, Peter and his wife Catherine, his daughter Jennifer, and her husband Charles Dougherty.  He is also survived by his grandchildren Timothy and his wife Emily Chase, Lauren Chase (Adam), Kelly Connolly, Megan Connolly, Sean Connolly (Nicole), Caitlyn Connolly and Margaret Connolly, Amanda Dougherty and Emily Dougherty and great granddaughter Abigail Chase.

Services and Interment will be private.