Connie R. Kennedy (nee Pacifico), 92, of Holiday City West section of Berkeley Twp., NJ, passed away Monday, November 1, 2021.
Born in Staten Island, NY, she was an Honors graduate of Curtis High School, where she performed Ballet Swimming and was on the school’s bowling team. She continued to live in Staten Island after graduating until moving to Avenel, NJ in 1980. She later relocated to Holiday City West in 1994.
Connie was a Customs Agent for the Unites States Federal Government in New York for many years. She was also a Licensed Real Estate Agent.
In her later years in Holiday City West, she continued to bowl and loved to play cards at the clubhouse, especially Maj Jong and Bridge. She also enjoyed her trips to Atlantic City with her daughter, Claudia, and playing cards on the computer.
Connie was a loving mother, grandmother and great grandmother, who was affectionately known as “Nonnie”. She will be deeply missed by her family.
She was predeceased by her parents, Peter and Theresa Pacifico, her husband, Peter Kennedy and her siblings Mary Mancuso, Theresa Jacobson and Peter Pacifico.
Connie is survived by her three daughters, Claudia Bradley and her husband John of Avenel, NJ, Margo Kennedy of Toms River and Tara Kennedy and her partner Tom Reial of Whiting, NJ, six grandchildren Jacey Rizer and her husband Rich Bendziewicz of Brick, NJ, Jake Hansen of Marlboro, NJ, Brenna Bradley of Woodbridge, NJ, Brittany Lombardo and her fiancé Chris Sondericker of Philadelphia, PA, Samantha Bradley and her fiancé Ian Maughan of Bucks County, PA, Danica Kennedy and her fiancé Shawn Kriesel of Colchester, VT, and 6 great grandchildren Sienna Hansen, Bailey Bradley, Sawyer Bendziewicz, Jenna Hansen and twins Avery and Amelia Hansen.
Timothy E. Ryan Home for Funerals, 145 St. Catherine Blvd., Toms River, NJ is in charge of the arrangements.
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