Temple Frederick Connolly

Temple Frederick Connolly, Jr. 73, of Landenberg, PA passed away on, Thursday, December 20, 2018 at Seasons Hospice.

Temple was born in Newark, DE, the son of the late Roseanna (Lenhoff) and Temple Connolly on March 26, 1945.  He graduated from Newark High School and received a degree in accounting from the University of Delaware.  He served his country in the U.S. Army for two years. While stationed in Augusta, GA he met and married his wife, Sheila.

Temple was an avid hunter and fisherman for most of his life and enjoyed the art of cooking and eating fine cuisine.  He was an excellent self-taught carpenter, who designed and built many renovations to his home over the years.

Temple is survived by his wife of 51 years, Sheila (Cashin) Connolly; his two daughters and their husbands, Monica and T.J. Dalton and their children, Britton and Brooke of Hoboken, NJ and Stacy and Stephen Hollis and their children, Alexandra and Jonathan of Landenberg, PA; his sister, Barbara Connolly of Monterey, CA; his niece, Alicia Logan and her family of Lancaster, PA and his nephew, Edward Adkins and his family of Reno, NV.

A private family funeral service will be held at a later time.  In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation in his honor to Seasons Hospice & Palliative Care, 220 Continental Drive, Suite 101 Newark, DE 19713.


Submitted by deb pi on
I am very sorry for the loss of your dear loved one. My deepest condolences to family's and friends. Loss of a loved one brings many pains and sorrow. Please know that our Heavenly Father cares, knows, and understands how you feel. May God provide everlasting comfort , strength and all that you need during this difficult time. 2 Thessalonians 2:16,17. Please visit the website to draw more comfort from the Bible.

Submitted by Bob & Carol Bredahl on
Shelia ,so sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with and your family

Submitted by Brenda Bacino on
Dear Sheila, Sending you and the girls my love. I'm away for Christmas, but will be in touch as soon as I'm home. Stay strong and take care of yourself!