Sperry & McHoul Funeral Home Obituaries

Alex C. Connolly, 60, on December 31, 2021

ATTLEBORO FALLS – Alex C. Connolly, age 60, passed away peacefully on Friday, December 31, 2021 at home after a long courageous battle with cancer. 

Alex was born on December 30, 1961 in Boston and was the son of the late John P. and Margaret (McMaster) Connolly.

Alex resided in Walpole before moving to North Attleboro in 1987.  He was employed by J.S. Fleming in Marlboro.

He is survived by his wife, Jane (Whalen) Connolly and treasured children Marissa Connolly DeRossi of Foxboro, Justin and wife Carrie Connolly of North Attleboro; his siblings: Janice Connolly, Lynne Essa and Francis Connolly;  grandfather of Ella Grace DeRossi and Vivian Leigh Connolly also survived by several nieces and nephews.  He was brother of the late John P. Connolly, Jr. and Matthew Connolly.

A funeral Mass will be celebrated on Saturday, January 15th at 10 a.m. at Transfiguration of the Lord Parish at St. Mark’s Church, 105 Stanley Street, Attleboro Falls.  A time for visitation will be held before the Mass from 9 to 10 a.m. at the church.  Burial to follow at Mt. Hope Cemetery & Arboretum.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to either Lenore’s Food Pantry, 43 South Washington Street, North Attleboro, MA 02760 or Boston Children’s Hospital, www.childrenshospital.org.                                

Arrangements entrusted to Sperry & McHoul Funeral Home, 15 Grove Street, North Attleboro.