unknown - August 17, 2013
Michael J. O'Connor, 53, formerly of Syracuse, passed away Saturday, Aug. 17, 2013, in Chicago. Born in West Carthage, he lived in Syracuse most of his life until moving to Chicago. Michael was a construction worker and formerly employed by Enable. An avid handyman, he also enjoyed camping, fishing and boating.
Michael was predeceased by his mother, Beverly.
Surviving are his daughters, Ashley of Clay and Nicole of South Carolina; father, James; sisters, Kathy (Warren) Ward, Maureen (Al) Corrice and Maryann O'Connor; brothers, Robert, Dan (Mary) and Jeffrey (Shanna), all of Syracuse; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Relatives and friends called 10 a.m. to noon Thursday from at Grace Baptist Church, 423 Valley Dr., Syracuse. Services followed at noon at the church. Michael was laid to rest in Onondaga Valley Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to The Michael O'Connor Family, c/o Maureen Corrice, 2441 Valley Dr., Nedrow, NY 13120. Please view the O’Connor Family Video Tribute and share condolences at buranichfh.com.