Connal--Mathilde Wadelton, age 92, died peacefully on November 10, 2019, at her home in Hilton Head, SC. Born in Bronxville, NY. “Til” was married for 45 years to Allan “Scotty” Connal, the love of her life, who affectionately referred to her as “the iron fist in the velvet glove”. Til was the heart of her Edgewater Drive neighborhood in Old Greenwich CT, opening her home to neighbors and friends for holiday gatherings, storm watch parties, and viewing the Binney fireworks at her annual July 4th celebration.
She is predeceased by their son, Bruce (Karen), and her siblings Neda, Jack, Bob, Charlie, Henry and Pat. Survived by children Christine Connal (Candy LeGay), Susan Connal, Catherine Chalverus (Peter), Diane Koeppel (Gerard), Linda (Peter Duncan), Allan (Judy), and Scott (Roger Blanco); and grandchildren Katelind, Alan, Harrison, and Lily Root; Tyler, Carly, and Trevor Connal; Jackson, Harry, and Katherine Koeppel; John Allan Duncan; Caroline, Alexander, Christopher, Luke, and Madeline Connal. Til loved and was loved by many, and will be missed by all. A celebration of her life will be on 11.16.19 (also her birthday) in Hilton Head. In lieu of flowers, please make Donations to the Hilton Head Firefighters Association.