Michael Dennehy Memorial Service
Michael Edward Dennehy of the Township of Washington, passed away peacefully on December 30, 2020. Beloved husband of Kay his true love of 66 years, his wife of 59. Devoted father of Chris, Kerry and Amy. Dear brother of Brian and Edward. Loving Father-in-Law to Kippy, Maya and Marc. Doting grandfather to Emma, Sam, Savannah, Nathan and Frida. Added father to TJ and Carol Harkins and added grandfather to Kate and James. Born in Bridgeport Connecticut, he lived in Washington Township for 52 years. Michael served his country as an FBI agent with the federal government for 32 years and in the Marine Corps from 1961 to 1964. He was an Elder of Trinity Presbyterian Church.
Mike was funny, artistically gifted, and full of faith. He had a gentle, sturdy strength that elicited a sense of security and safety. He had a compassion that shown out, integrity, playfulness, honesty and gratitude that was further activated by over 40 years in AA. Mike's involvement in AA and, in particular, his bringing AA to the FBI, saved countless lives. He would do anything to support his family with a fierce loyalty. And anyone joining them for dinner was treated like family.