John P. Fennelly, of Westport, passed away on Wednesday, August 16, 2023 after a courageous battle with cancer at age 68. He was the husband of Christine (Rodgers) Fennelly.
Mr. Fennelly was born in Fall River, son of the late John and Katherine (Sullivan) Fennelly and had resided in Westport for over 40 years. Prior to retirement, he was a master electrician in Local IBEW 223 before starting his own company. He used his electrical skills to wire windmills, solar panels, boats, docks, pools and houses. He loved fishing and gardening.
Along with his wife, he leaves behind his son Kerian Fennelly and his wife Kristin; his daughter: Erin Fennelly and her fiancé James McGlone; 3 granddaughters: and 2 sisters: Patricia Murphy and Pamela Steele.
A celebration of life to which relatives and friends are invited will be held on his birthday, September 13th at 10 A.M. at his family home.