David Paul Connelly, 64, of Grafton, passed away on Tuesday, February 21, 2023 at The Genesis Healthcare Rosewood Center. He was born on March 12, 1958 in Fairmont, a son of the late Robert R. and Nellie J. Cunningham Connelly. Mr. Connelly was a graduate of Rivesville High School. He was a former coal miner for the Eastern Association Coal Company. He is survived by a brother, Bob Connelly of Wakeeney, KS. The Connelly family has entrusted the care and arrangements to the Ford Funeral Home, Ford Chapel, 201 Columbia Street, Fairmont, WV 26554. Cremation services will be provided for the family. Private services will occur at a later date. Online condolences may be extended to the family at www.fordfuneralhomes.com.