Jonathan “J” Joseph Antonelli, age 36, of New Haven, entered into eternal rest on July 9, 2018. He was born on August 11, 1981 in Hartford, CT. The son of John Anthony Antonelli and Tracy L. Prout and beloved boyfriend of Kylen O’Sullivan. As a child, Jonathan grew up in Milford alongside his grandparents, Carol Bloom and Carl McCormick before later moving to Stratford. He attended Frank Scott Bunnell High School in Stratford and graduated from the Connecticut School of Broadcasting. J was known by many as a sideshow performer, pirate, fire breather, a grower and creator of many things. He loved to cook and host frequent dinner parties and above all a doting father to his cats. J is predeceased by his grandparents Arthur Antonelli, Virginia Antonelli, Carol Bloom and Frederick Prout. J is survived by his beloved girlfriend, Kylen O’Sullivan of Stratford, his father John Antonelli of Enfield, CT, his mother, Tracy Prout of Holland, MA. In addition, he leaves behind a grandfather, Carl McCormick, two sisters, April Antonelli and Ashley Antonelli, his aunt, Dana Mizzone, his uncles, Martin Prout and Rich Malone, his cousins, Daryl and Lauren Mizzone and a loving tribe of loyal brothers and sisters. A family memorial service will be held privately for family only, on August 4th. Viking services hosted by friends will take place at The Acoustic in Bridgeport, CT on August 11th from 12 to 4pm to commemorate and celebrate his life.