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Obituary for Mary L. O'Connor (Pearson)

Mary L.  O'Connor (Pearson)
South Hadley- Mary L. O’Connor, age 89, passed away peacefully on Aug. 29, 2018 at Wingate of South Hadley. She was born on June 5, 1929 in Attleboro, MA to the late Oscar and Marion (Marsh) Pearson. Mary worked as a clerk for SIS bank for 12 years before retiring. She enjoyed playing bingo and going candlepin bowling. She also loved traveling the world for the past 25 years. She leaves her loving husband of 65 years, John W. O’Connor of West Palm Beach, Fl; Three children, Michael D. O’Connor and his wife Bonnie of West Palm Beach, Fl; Paul J. O’Connor and his wife Sue of Sturbridge; Lynn A. Houle and her husband Richard of Chicopee; 9 grandchildren and 9 great grandchildren and one on the way. A Funeral Service will be held on the morning of Tues, Sept. 4, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. at Sampsons Chapel of the Acres 21 Tinkham Rd. Springfield, MA. Burial will follow at Gate of Heaven Cemetery. Calling Hours will be held on Tues, Sept. 4, 2018 from 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. In Lieu of flowers donations may be made to The National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund, online donation at
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