2013-03-14 / Obituaries

Marjorie L. (Brown) O’Connor

Marjorie L. (Brown) O’Connor, 90, of Jamestown, passed away peacefully March 7, 2013, at her home. She was the wife of the late Joseph L. O’Connor for 61 years.

Born in Louisville, Ky., she was a daughter of the late Joseph H. and S. Margaret (McDaniel) Brown.

Mrs. O’Connor was a cosmetic rep for Charles of the Ritz and later Lancome for many years before retiring. She enjoyed collecting angels and birds, and loved her garden.

She leaves four children and their spouses, Lee A. and Michael White of Jamestown, Patrick M. O’Connor of Philadelphia, Mari M. O’Connor and Timothy Phillips of New York City, and Theresa M. O’Connor and Jeffrey Katz of Jamestown; six grandchildren, Lyam and Christine White, Jeremy and Ammie White, Ashley O’Connor, Joseph O’Connor, Evan Katz and Laura Katz; and two great-grandchildren, Jaydin and Ayla White. She was the sister of the late Claude and James Brown, and half-sister of the late Mary Tillman.

A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated Thursday, March 21, at 10 a.m. in St. Mark Church. A private burial will be held at Arlington National Cemetery.

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