John J. Monnes
July 5, 1940 – December 27, 2019
John J. Monnes, of Westbrook, born July 5, 1940 died in Middletown, Connecticut on December 27, 2019 after a courageous battle with dementia. Son of John and Marie Monnes, Jack graduated from Middletown High School and Brown University and spent his entire business career with Connecticut General Life Insurance Company, now Cigna. Jack was a wonderful son, father, step-father, friend, and husband. He is survived by his wife, Suzanne Monnes; his four children, Melinda Camper and Steve, John Monnes and Kris, Jeffrey Monnes and Kathleen, and Melanie Greeley and Tony; his 3 step-children, Lynn Lull and Edward, Amy Zavrel and Mark, and Scott Rosenberry. He was predeceased by his step-son Jeffrey Rosenberry. Jack had 18 loved grandchildren – Andrew, Jack, Charlie, Ted, Maggie, Caroline, Christopher, Colin, William, Jimmy, Abby, Cali, Samantha, Hannah, Libby, Mike, Tommy, and Lily.
The family would like to thank all the wonderful caregivers who helped Jack on his journey, especially those at Waters Edge Center for Health & Rehabilitation in Middletown, where he spent his final days. In lieu of flowers, charity donations can be made to the Alzheimers Association, at ALZ.org.
Calling hours will be held Thursday, January 2 from 4-7 PM at Swan Funeral Home, 80 East Main Street in Clinton, Connecticut. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated on Friday, January 3 at St. Mary’s Church of the Visitation at 54 Grove Street in Clinton. Burial will be private at the family’s convenience.
- Calling Hours Thursday, January 2, 2020
- Mass of Christian Burial Friday, January 3, 2020
John J. Monnes
January 1, 2020
Dear Sue and family,
We were so sadden to hear of Jack's passing, we know he is now at peace . Sending our sincere condolences to all
Sheri and Bob Stalsburg