John Daniel (Jack) Connell, 67, of Payson died June 30, 2005. He was born in Chippewa Falls, Wis. on July 8, 1937.
He was the husband of Susan, father of Colleen Benton and grandfather of Cory Benton, and father of John. Mr. Connell was the oldest son of Matthew and Mary Connell (deceased) and the brother of the late David Connell. He was a veteran of the U.S. Marine Corps.
A celebration of Mr. Connell's life will be held at the Connell home on 403 W. Sherwood Dr., from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m., on Sunday, July 10, 2005.
Those who knew Mr. Connell are welcome to attend. Memories of Jack will last forever -- let the music and his "ole Irish blarney" play on.
Donations can be made to RTA Hospice, 511 S. Mud Springs Road, Payson, AZ 85541, or Rim Country Literacy Program, 809 W. Longhorn Road, C-14, Payson, AZ 85541