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Patricia M. "Mooshie" O'Connor

October 27, 1937 - March 07, 2017

Patricia M. “Mooshie” O'Connor (nee Kenney), age 79, a resident of  Carillon in Plainfield, IL, former resident of Downers Grove, IL 1977-2015, passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, March 7, 2017 at Adventist Bolingbrook Medical Center, Bolingbrook, IL. She was born October 27, 1937 in Chicago. 

Beloved wife of 50 years to Robert T. "Bob" O'Connor, whom she married December 10, 1966, loving mother of Kerry (John) Blasgen of Plainfield, Timothy (Kim) O’Connor of Woodridge, IL and Daniel (Karrie) O'Connor of Plainfield, adored grandmother of Clare Blasgen; Maille, Rian and Aidan O’Connor; Dan, Riley and Katie O’Connor, devoted daughter of the late William and Frances Kenney, dear sister of Francis “Stu” (Joyce) Kenney and Robert (Virginia) Kenney, fond cousin, aunt, great-aunt and friend of many.

Patricia grew up on Chicago’s West Side, attended Precious Blood Grade School and was a graduate of Siena High School. She received a BA in Education from Mundelein College in Chicago and taught for ten years at St. Daniel the Prophet and Our Lady of the Angels Schools in Chicago before starting her family. Patricia was a current member of St. Mary Immaculate Catholic Church in Plainfield and a former member of Divine Savior Catholic Church in Downers Grove.

Funeral Information

Visitation Monday, March 13, 2017, 3:00-9:00 PM at Overman-Jones Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 15219 S. Joliet Rd., Plainfield, IL.  

Services will begin Tuesday, March 14, 10:00 AM from the funeral home and will proceed to a 10:30 AM Mass of Christian Burial at St. Mary Immaculate Catholic, 15629 S. Route 59, Plainfield.  

Interment: St. Mary Immaculate Cemetery, Plainfield.

For more information, please call (815) 436-9221. 

Donations Information

For those who would like to leave a lasting tribute to Patricia's life, memorials can be made to:

Priests for Life, PO Box 141172, Staten Island, NY 10314, (888) 735-3448, (718) 980-4400,

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