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Joseph P. Fennell

November 22, 1917 August 7, 2019
Joseph P. Fennell
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Obituary for Joseph P. Fennell

Joseph P. Fennell, age 101, passed away August 7,2019, at the Josie Harper Hospice House in Omaha.

Joseph was born in Omaha on November 22, 1917 to the late Martin Cornelius and Mary Jane (Mullen) Fennell and graduated from Creighton Prep High School. He proudly served in the US Navy from 1942-1945 and was united in marriage to Veronica Woracek on January 17, 1942. They were blessed with ten children. Joseph was a member of the Plumbers-Steamfitters Union Local 16 and other memberships were American Legion #331 So. Omaha, Eagles Club of So. Omaha, and a longtime member of St. Patrick’s Church.

He is preceded in death by his parents; wife, Veronica (April 24, 2019); daughter, Eileen; sister, Mary Claire Vacek; brothers, John, Don and Tom Fennell.

Survivors include his nine children and spouses, Joseph F. (Kathleen) Ph.D, Leonard E. (Mary), Michael J. (Kathleen) JD, V. Carolyn White, Edward (Rosalie), Eugene A. (Linda), Anne M. (Yarrow) Fennell Ph.D, F. Peter, Kathleen Fennell; 18 grandchildren; many great-grandchildren; nieces and nephews.


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Previous Events

Recitation of the Rosary

Sunday

11

Aug

3:00 PM 8/11/2019 3:00:00 PM
Cutler-O'Neill Meyer-Woodring Funeral Home & Crematory

545 Willow Avenue
Council Bluffs, IA 51503

Followed by visitation until 5:00 p.m.

Cutler-O'Neill Meyer-Woodring Funeral Home & Crematory
545 Willow Avenue Council Bluffs 51503 IA
United States

Mass of Christian Burial

Monday

12

Aug

10:00 AM 8/12/2019 10:00:00 AM
St. Patrick's Catholic Church

4 Valley View Drive
Council Bluffs, IA 51503

Followed by a luncheon. Interment at 1:00 p.m. at Calvary Cemetery in Omaha.

St. Patrick's Catholic Church
4 Valley View Drive Council Bluffs 51503 IA
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Calvary Cemetery Final Resting Place

Omaha, NE

Omaha NE
United States

Memorial Contribution

St. Patrick's Catholic Church

4 Valley View Drive
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
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