JoAnn Connelly

December 27, 1944 ~ March 17, 2020 (age 75)


       JoAnn Grace Connelly age 75 resident of Magnolia, DE passed away on March 17th, 2020 at Delaware Hospice in Milford, DE from complications of cancer. Born in Baltimore, MD on December 27, 1944 to John E. Cairns and Grace P. Cairns.

      She attended Towson High School and the College of Notre Dame of Maryland majoring in Business Management and Computer Information Systems. JoAnn had many years of experience managing customer service and telesales departments in the healthcare industry and for Fortune 500 companies. She was a customer service leader at Tessco for many years in Hunt Valley, MD and was co-owner of her own design company Diva Designs. Married to Charles Richard Connelly on June 28, 1962 in Havre De Grace, MD. 

     She is a previous resident of Timonium, MD and Hunt Valley, MD. She loved her family, watching classic movies, dogs, shopping, and rooting for her beloved Baltimore Ravens.

     She is survived by husband Charles Richard Connelly of Magnolia, DE; daughter Colleen Grace Fleckenstein and son-in-law Jeffrey Scott Fleckenstein of Rock Hall, MD; son John Charles Connelly and son-in-law Joseph Frederick Janka of Santa Barbara, CA and grandson Jacob Scott Fleckenstein of Rock Hall, MD.

      Following guidelines from local and national health officials and due to the current coronavirus health emergency, memorial service date and details to be announced.  

      In lieu of flowers please consider a donation to the American Cancer Society.

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