Dr. Cyril G. Connelly Death – Dead | Passed Away – Obituary
Cyril Connelly Death – Dead: A great loss was made known to InsideEko. As friends and families of the deceased are mourning the passing of their loved and cherished Cyril Connelly.
Having heard about this great loss, the family of this individual is passing through pains, mourning the unexpected passing of their beloved.
This departure was confirmed through social media posts made by Twitter users who pour out tributes, and condolences to the family of the deceased.
We were saddened to hear of the passing of former Vice President for Enrollment Services Dr. Cyril G. Connelly on August 2, 2020. Dr. Connelly served La Sierra University for many years, first as enrollment services director and then as enrollment vice president between 1992 and 1997. He also taught classes in the School of Education. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, a memorial service is presently not planned. Thank you for keeping the Connelly family in your thoughts and prayers.
Born on January 10, 1943 in Maryport, England, Dr. Connelly attended Oshawa Missionary College (Kingsway College). He graduated from Andrews University with a BA in history in 1970 and a MAT in 1974. In 1986 he graduated from Loma Linda University, La Sierra campus with his EdD.
Dr. Connelly spent over 40 years in Adventist education, at schools including Bass Memorial Academy, Gem State Academy, Georgia-Cumberland Academy, Andrews University, La Sierra University, Loma Linda University School of Public Health, San Gabriel Academy, La Sierra Academy and Loma Linda Academy Elementary. After his retirement he remained active, mentoring principals, chairing WASC accreditation visits to private schools, and teaching classes for the School of Education at La Sierra University.
He leaves to mourn his wife Lyn, a daughter and son-in-law, Cathy and David Stone, a son and daughter-in-law, Alan and Diane Connelly and three grandchildren, Allison Connelly, Aiden Stone, and Erin Stone.
We are still working on getting more details about the death, as family statement on the death is yet to be released.