William A. Jennings

17 March, 194018 November, 2022
Obituary of William A. Jennings
William Arthur Jennings, 82, of Fairhaven, passed away on Friday, November 18, 2022 at home following a battle with cancer. He was the husband of Carol (Ulrichsen) Jennings. Born in North Falmouth, a son of the late Hollis and Lillian Ruth (Winter) Jennings. William was a graduate of Lawrence High School in Falmouth. He had worked as a building contractor for most of his life until retiring. Bill enjoyed traveling, wood working, gardening, fishing and boating. He obtained his pilot’s license and loved to fly. He cherished his dogs, especially Clyde and Lars. Bill loved spending time with his family whom he adored. He will be deeply missed by all who knew and loved him. Surviving in addition to his wife are his daughters, Betina Jennings and Janice Jennings; step-daughters, Katie Picariello and her husband Michael and Bethany Ratcliffe; his sisters, Priscilla Ruud, Gladys Allen and Edith Doyle; seven grandchildren; eighteen great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. He was the father of the late Debra Reynolds and brother of the late George Jennings. His Funeral Service will be held on Wednesday, November 23, 2022 at 12 p.m. in Trinity Lutheran Church, 16 Temple Place, Fairhaven followed by burial in Riverside Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory can be made to Southcoast VNA, Attn: Community Affairs, 200 Mill Rd., Fairhaven, MA 02719 or For online tributes, please visit:

Show your support


  • Southcoast VNA 200 Mill Rd., Fairhaven, Massachusetts 02719

Past Services

Wednesday, 23 November, 2022

Funeral Service

Wednesday, 23 November, 2022