Gerald J. “Jerry” Crowley, Jr., 83, of East Hartford, the beloved husband of Theresa “Sheila” (Gousse) Crowley, died Thursday, December 9, 2021, at St. Francis Hospital. Born in Concord, NH, he was the son of Margaret Crowley of Manchester and the late Gerald J. Crowley and had lived in East Hartford for many years. He was a US Navy veteran and had retired from the United States Postal Service as a letter carrier after many years of service.
In addition to his wife Sheila, he is survived by his son Kevin Crowley of East Hartford; his grandsons Corey Davis of Bristol and Logan Townsend of East Hartford, his sister-in-law Karen Pelletier of Colchester; his brother-in-law Charles Gousse and his wife Judy of South Windsor; his nieces Sherri Gousse of Enfield and Jocelyn Espinoza and husband John of Hebron and his nephews Dean Gousse of Enfield and Jacob Pelletier and his wife Filomena of West Babylon, New York. He was also predeceased by his son Shaun Crowley. Jerry’s keen sense of humor caused lots of laughter with family and friends and he loved the many ski trips with his cousin Jeff and wife Carol.
Family and friends may call at the John F. Tierney Funeral Home on Thursday, December 16th from 10:30 am – 12:00 pm. A funeral service will be held at the funeral home on Thursday at 12:00 pm followed by burial with military honors at Silver Lane Cemetery, East Hartford. For online condolences please visit www.tierneyfuneralhome.com.