On July 15, 2013, Bill passed away suddenly at his home in Lac La Nonne at the age of 70 years.
Bill is survived by his loving wife and best friend Ann–semicolon– two sons, Bill Jr., Sean (Alana)–semicolon– daughter, Fay (Marcel) Corbeill–semicolon– his grandchildren, Liam, Jordyn, Rena and Dustin–semicolon– and great granddaughter, Quinn. Bill also leaves his brother Gerry, three sisters, Pat, Lorie and Jodi.
Predeceased by one brother, Terry, and his parents, Phyllis and William Connelly.
Bill spent most of his career as a funeral director in the Connelly family firm.