Paul Fennell


It is with heavy hearts that the family of Clement “Paul” Fennell announce his passing on Friday, July 28, 2022, at Turnbull Nursing Home. Born in Saint John, NB on September 16, 1945, he was a son of the late Florence (Boyle) and Gerald Fennell.


In his earlier years, Paul was employed as a Chief Marine Engineer for Imperial Oil and then retired with Irving Pulp and Paper as a Supervisor. Paul and Valerie enjoyed dancing and travelling together. Most of all he loved spending time with his children and grandchildren. He will be missed by all who knew him.


Paul will be lovingly remembered by his wife of 50 years, Valerie; his daughters, Colleen Fennell (Blaine MacArthur) of Dartmouth, NS and Erinn Fennell of Saint John, NB; brother, Edward of Belleisle , NB; grandchildren, Katelyn Pettigrew (Phil), Geordie Macdonald (Dom) and Rory Fennell; great-grandson, Logan Pettigrew; as well as his step-father, Gerald Carpenter of Lower Kars, NB.


In addition to his parents, Paul was also predeceased by his brothers, Francis and John.


Arrangements are under the care and direction of Brenan’s Funeral |Home, 111 Paradise Row, Saint John, NB (634-7424|) with visitation on Wednesday, August 3, 2022, from 2-4 and 6-8 PM. A Funeral Liturgy will be held on Thursday, August 4, 2022, at 10:00 AM from Brenan’s Chapel. For those who wish, donations in Paul’s memory can be made to Bobby’s Hospice.