A man of Éireann.  Spent his life looking out for others.  Husband, brother, father, neighbor–son and grandson.  Caretaker of all around him–of keep and kimber, and everything that flew, flowed, ran, or grew betwixt that or the other.  Or sat like wood or rock, steadfastly.  He missed Kathleen.

“Nec Timeo, Nec Sperno”

Beloved husband of the late Kathleen B. O’Connor; loving  father of Sean O’Connor, Meghan (Ryan) Murphy; dearest  grandfather of Malachy, Rafferty and Fergus; dear brother of James (Anne) O’Connor, Sr. Louise O’Connor, and the late  Robert (surviving Dorothy Healy) O’Connor; dear brother-in-law, uncle, cousin and friend.

Services: Funeral from Kutis Affton Chapel, 10151 Gravois Rd., Wednesday, January 9, 9:30 a.m to .St. Catherine Laboure Church for 10:00 a.m. Mass. Interment Sunset Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Audubon Society of  Missouri. Visitation Tuesday, 4-8 p.m.