- April 17, 1946 - November 1, 2012
- Florence, South Carolina
of Gerald's Passing
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“To the O'Connor Family , Bro Jerry will truly be missed. Your entire family is in my prayers.
1 of 10 | Posted by: Jeffery Dowling
“I am so sorry for your loss. I worked with Jerry at Carthage Machine Company in Carthage, NY. He was a very nice man, and would do anything for...Read More »
2 of 10 | Posted by: Kim Sayer Hurst - Summertown, TN
“Goodbye Jerry till we meet again Love you Bro
3 of 10 | Posted by: BEVERLY ORMSBY - clifton park, NY
“Praying for the family. Pat, Beverly, Kathy we will be remembering
you in prayer.
4 of 10 | Posted by: Joyce Goodman - Lakeland, FL
“Shantell, Erin , Christopher and extended families,
I am deeply sorry for your Loss, may all the special memories of your father, brother, uncle,...Read More »
5 of 10 | Posted by: Kim(Ashlaw) Rafferty
“My Dearest Uncle Jerry,
Where does one begin with a lifetime of memories.... I know from my childhood you were the one person I was always excited...Read More »
6 of 10 | Posted by: Sue Ormsby - Mooers Forks, NY
“I always enjoyed working with/for Gerry. He would always have a smile on his face. May he rest in peace. Prayers are with you and your family.
7 of 10 | Posted by: Cindy (Martin) Sech - Carthage, NY
“SANDY,SHANTEL,ERIN AND CHRISTOPHER'OUR prayers and thoughts are with you.thru this tough time anything we can do you can contact us.god bless you all
8 of 10 | Posted by: Mary, Jen, D.J, Emily - Castleton, NY
“I`ll always remember the summers you and Sandy would come up to my house with your camper and the kids we all had a great time. You are going to be...Read More »
9 of 10 | Posted by: beverly ormsby - clifton park, NY
“Sandy I see O'Connor/ Tucker are you my friend from long ago Mercy Hospital....Please let me know
10 of 10 | Posted by: Connie Maxon Elliott - Adams, NY
Gerald Thomas O'Connor, 66, of Florence, died Thursday, November 1, 2012 in Florence, SC. He was born April 17, 1946 in Plattsburgh, NY to the late David M. and Gertrude Gill O'Connor.
Gerald was a long standing and serving member of Family Worship Center in Florence, SC. He was a proud Vietnam veteran and served in the military for 10 years. He worked in the paper and chipper industry for over 35 years in sales and service. He was an avid hunter and a NASCAR enthusiast.
Survivors include: wife - Sandra "Sandy" Orton O'Connor of Florence, SC; children - Christopher (Kylie) O'Connor of Hartford, CT, Shantell (Steven) Solar of Florence, SC, Erin (Steven) Gorgen of Cape Vincent, NY, Susan (Greg) Pinkham of Carthage, NY, William Tucker of TX and Scott (Heather) Tucker of Utica, NY; sisters - Pat (Steve) Sanger of Lakeland, FL, Beverly Ormsby of Schenectady, NY, Margaret (Gary) Brantigan of Albany, NY and Kathy Wheeler of Lakeland, FL; brother - Donald O'Connor of Lakeland, FL; 12 grandchildren and 5 great-grandchildren.
A funeral service will be held at 10:30 am Wednesday, November 7, 2012, at Family Worship Center. Interment will follow at Florence National Cemetery. The family will receive friends Tuesday 7:00 - 9:00 pm at Cain Funeral Home.