William Hennessy

Obituary of William Hennessy

William F "Pip" Hennessy, age 86, of North Cape May passed away peacefully on Friday, May 4, 2018. William was born in Philadelphia, formerly lived in South West Philadelphia, and has been a Cape May area resident since 2000. He served his country in the US Army during the Korean War. William worked for the Riley Foam Company of Conshohocken, PA; was a Supervisor at the Flintkote Company in Camden, NJ; and was a Maintenance Worker at St John of God RC Church in North Cape May. He was a member of the St John Neumann Parish, a member of the Greater North Wildwood Elks, and the Moose Club of Erma. William enjoyed Saturday afternoons in Eddie's Café in SW Philly, living at the Shore, and being with family and friends. He is survived by his son William F (Lisa) Hennessy, Jr. and his son Michael Hennessy. Also surviving are his two grandsons Ryan & Duncan, and his sister Barbara Conn. He was preceded in death by his wife Helene in 2003, his brother Joseph, and his two sisters: Grace & Elizabeth. There will be a Mass of Christian Burial at 11:00 AM on Friday, May 11, 2018 at the Parish of St John Neumann, St John of God RC Church, 680 Townbank Rd, North Cape May, NJ 08204; where friends will be received from 10:00 to 11:00 AM. Interment will follow at Cape May County Veteran's Cemetery, 127 Crest Haven Rd, Cape May Court House, NJ 08210. The family suggests donations in William's memory to FACES Autism Support Network, PO Box 2341, Ventnor, NJ 08406. To share condolences, please visit www.evoyfuneralhome.com.