August 7, 1959 - March 9, 2017
North East, Maryland | Age 57
Vanessa L. Hennessey, age 57 of North East, MD went to be with the Lord on March 9, 2017. She was born on August 7, 1959 in Havre de Grace, MD to Doris (Lewis) Deel and the late, Wilmer W. Dalton.
Vanessa was a Baptist and had a number of hobbies. She was very tech savvy and loved playing computer games. She collected Garfield memorabilia and she enjoyed shopping whether that be in stores or online. Vanessa had a passion for working with people and serving those who were intellectually disabled.
Vanessa is survived by her mother, Doris Deel; step-father, Kermes Deel; fiancé, Sidney A. Russell, IV; and brother, Barry Deel.
In addition to her father, Vanessa is preceded in death by her husband, Paul John Hennessey; son, Paul William Hennessey; and maternal grandmother, Rebecca E. Lewis.
Services for Vanessa will be held at 11am on Wednesday, March 22, 2017 at Principio United Methodist Cemetery, 1511 Principio Furnace Road
Perryville, MD 21903. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made payable to, "American Diabetes Association" and sent in care of R.T. Foard Funeral Home, P.A., P.O. Box 248, Rising Sun, MD 21911.
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