in memoriam

In Memory of Patrick T. O'Connell

May 29, 2024


Patrick Thomas O'Connell, 72 of Rochelle Park, NJ passed away peacefully on May 29, 2024. Devoted father of Kathryn and the late Jennifer Ellen, proud grandfather of Ethan and Thomas. Patrick is also survived by several loving nieces and nephews and his former wife Theresa. He is pre-deceased by his brother Daniel.

The family will receive friends on Tuesday, June 4th, 2024 from 4:00 – 8:00 PM for visitation at the G. Thomas Gentile Funeral Home, 397 Union Street, Hackensack. A prayer service will be held on Wednesday morning, June 5th at 10:00 AM at the funeral home, followed by a private burial for immediate family.

The family request that in lieu of flowers please make a donation in Patrick's memory to: St. Jude's Children's Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Pl, Memphis, TN 38105 or The Fresh Air Fund, 633 3rd Avenue, 14th Floor, New York, NY 10017. To send condolences, directions or further information visit