Marie T. O’Connor, age 93, of North Wales died on November 30th at St. Mary Manor, Lansdale. Born in Philadelphia, she was the daughter of the late John F. and Mary Mabel McDonald Kelly. Mrs. O’Connor graduated from West Catholic High School for Girls in Philadelphia.
Mrs. O’Connor worked as a secretary at Andale Manufacturing in Lansdale and Curtis Publishing in Philadelphia.
She served in the US Navy during WW2 in Washington, DC. Her beloved husband of 65 years, Herbert J. O’Connor, died in May, 2012.
Surviving are her 3 daughters Susan Lowery, wife of Matt, of Hatfield, Joanne Holahan, wife of Philip, of Grafton, Mass and Patricia Hunter , wife of Gregory, of Wrentham, Mass and her son Robert O’Connor of Statesville, NC; 6 grandchildren and 6 great grandchildren and her brothers Thomas Jones and Daniel Jones both of North Wales. She was predeceased by her brothers William Jones, David Jones and Jack Kelly and her sister Kathleen Kearney.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend her Funeral Mass on Monday, December 5th at 11AM at the Chapel at St. Mary Manor, 701 Lansdale Ave., Lansdale, PA. 19446 where the family will receive friends Monday from 10 to 11AM. Interment St. John Neumann Cem.
For those desiring, in lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Marie’s name to the Alzheimer’s Assn., 399 Market St., Suite 102, Phila, PA. 19106 would be preferred. Arrangements by Simcox-McIlvaine Funeral Home, Lansdale.