In Memory of



Obituary for Eileen Connelly

Eileen (McKelvey) Connelly of Croydon passed away Thursday, December 8, 2022, at her residence. She was 74 years old. Born in Philadelphia to the late Joseph Patrick and Margaret (McGinty) McKelvey and was a resident of Croydon for the last 49 years. Eileen worked as an office manager for over 20 years with Charming Shoppes, Inc. She enjoyed shopping, reading, occasional yoga and traveling with her husband, especially to Key West, FL and Hawaii. Eileen’s greatest joy and love was spending time with her family, whom she adored. She will be deeply missed by her beloved husband of 55 years, Lawrence J. Connelly, Jr. Eileen is also survived by her children: Kelly Ann Fahrenbach (Ronald) and Lawrence J. Connelly, III (Nicole Nicholson); Her sister: Anne Hartwell; 5 grandchildren: Zachary (Jessica), Ryan (Jaeda), Dean, Jaden and Ella and 2 great grandchildren: Jackson and Olivia and 1 on the way. Eileen was preceded in death by her son, Brian Patrick Connelly and her brother, John McKelvey. Relatives and friends are invited to attend her visitation, Thursday, December 15, 2022, from 10 to 11 AM at the Tomlinson Funeral Home, P.C., 2207 Bristol Pike, Bensalem, PA 19020, followed by her service at 11 AM. Interment will be private.