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“Deepest sympathy for the family.Hold on tight to the memories.Rest In Peace Mr.Farrell. ”
1 of 8 | Posted by: Rick Ogen - Syracuse, NY

“To Kathleen and all of your family. I am thinking of you and all of you family and know that all of you are in my prayers. God Bless and Love,...Read More »
2 of 8 | Posted by: Maureen Weisback - Jacksonville, FL

“My Deepest Condolences to The Farrell Family. My thoughts and prayers are with you. Rest In Peace Bill. ”
3 of 8 | Posted by: Jerry Moore

“My sincere sympathy to you Kathy and Family. ”
4 of 8 | Posted by: Anne (Patsy McGinn - Port Isabel, TX

“My sincere condolences. May the God of all comfort strengthen you all during this difficult time. Rom 15:4JD ”
5 of 8 | Posted by: A friend

“So sorry to hear that Bill passed. We went to school at John Bartram and served in the Phila Police Dept together. Bill will be sadly missed by all....Read More »
6 of 8 | Posted by: Pat Corcoran - Summerfield, FL

“Death leaves a heartache no one can heal, love leaves a memory no one can steal. The members of our CopNET family would like to thank William Farrell...Read More »
7 of 8 | Posted by: Jim Downs - Philadelphia, PA

“Megan and family,Please accept my condolences on the loss of your dad. I hope that memories of the good times you shared will overshadow your grief. ”
8 of 8 | Posted by: Tom Palmer - North Wildwood, NJ


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FARRELL, WILLIAM M., 69, of Cape May Court House, NJ, born and raised in West Philadelphia, graduate of Saint John Bartram, graduate of the University of the Republic of Vietnam Class of 1969, retired Philadelphia Police Department, artist, poet, dreamer…one of the last true renaissance men, passed peacefully with his family surrounding him on Sunday, July 2, 2017.

A decorated Army Veteran of the Vietnam War, Bill was a member of the Disabled American Veterans, the Airborne Association, the VFW, and the F.O.P. He moved to North Wildwood in 1984 before moving to Cape May Court House in 2005. He was a member of Our Lady of the Angels Church.

Bill enjoyed reading, writing, drawing, art, poetry, and photography. He liked going to the beach. His greatest enjoyment came from the time spent with his family.

Bill is survived by his wife of 47 years, Kathleen (nee Weisback) Farrell; his children, Kathleen Lemaire (Rob), Michael Farrell, Dr. James Farrell (Shannon), and Megan Farrell; his brother, Richard Farrell (Patricia); his ten grandchildren, Sara, Bobby, Conor, Aidan, Maeve, Declan, Ciaran, Maggie, Brenna, and Mollie; and his nieces, nephews, and cousins.

Visitation will be held on Monday, July 10, 2017 from 9:00 to 10:00 a.m. at Our Lady of the Angels Church, 35 East Mechanic Street, Cape May Court House with his Memorial Mass beginning at 10:00 a.m. Interment with military honors will be in the Cape May County Veterans Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, please send Mass Cards or make a donation in Bill's memory to Friends of the Hereford Inlet Lighthouse, P.O. Box 784, Rio Grande, NJ 08242 (www.herefordlighthouse.org/waystohelp).