In loving memory of

Lawrence Fennessy
March 31, 1955 - June 29, 2004

Name: Lawrence J. Fennessy

Life Dates: 3/31/1955 - 6/29/2004

City Of Birth: Rochester, NY

Pre-deceased by

Parents, William C. Rita Fennessy.

Survived by

Survived by his wife Nora J. Foos Fennessy; sister and brothers Mary Taylor, Robert (Barbara) Fennessy, Stephen (Joan) Fennessy, John (Sherry) Fennessy; several nieces, nephews cousins.


Larry`s love of his life was his family. His talents were as diverse as his relationships with people of all walks of life. Larry enjoyed animals, spending time in the Adirondacks, feeding ducks, history, model railroads genealogy, doing impersonations karaoke. Larry was musically gifted, brilliant, strong willed, honest, brave and he always had a wonderful smile and a sense of humor.


The family gratefully declines flowers.


BARTOLOMEO PEROTTO Funeral Home, Inc., 1411 Vintage Lane (Between 390 Long Pond Rd.) where Larry`s visitation will be Wednesday Thursday 2-4 7-9. His Funeral Mass will be celebrated Friday 11 AM at Holy Cross Church, 4492 Lake Ave. Interment Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.

Additional Information

Larry was a retired Police Officer from the Rochester police Department after 20 years of service where he had served as a Crime Prevention Officer. He was a member of Arpaler, the Farmington Volunteer Fire Department, the National Railway Historical Society and the St. John`s of Rochester Men`s Club. Larry served as the President to the Genesee Region Crime prevention Council. He also assisted the NYS Teacher`s Union on issues related to the prevention of violence.


Ryan Fennessy wrote on Jan 29, 2021:

"I still think of uncle Larry very often. I really miss him. He was such a great inspiration and joy to my life as a kid growing up. Always full of jokes, always singing, always exciting. I really wish I could have spent more time with him. May he rest in peace."