Richard Edward O'Connor
May 7, 1949 – December 15, 2020
Richard Edward O’Connor (71) left us on December 15th, 2020 to be with the Lord.
Celebration of life will be held at the O’Connor residence, January 12th, 2021, from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. to accommodate everyone’s schedules.
Richard (Rick) was born on May 7th, 1949, in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, to Robert S. O’Connor and Ethel L. Yeager. He attended Pasadena High School and met the love of his life and wife Charlyne A. O’Connor, who attended Alverno Catholic High School. They married on January 12th, 1968, at Pasadena Lutheran Church. He took on the role of father and sole provider of his family working in construction.
His interests included family, hunting, pool, golfing and horses. He also loved dogs so much that he never had less than three at a time. He devoted his life to be Husband, Dad, and Papa, and he was the best anyone could ever ask for. He was the most genuine, caring, and kind soul. He had a special gift of making everyone feel welcomed and loved. The biggest heart imaginable.
Preceded in Eternal Life by his wife, Charlyne Adele O’Connor; father, Robert S. O’Connor; and mother, Ethel “Dixie” O’Connor.
Rick is survived by his children; Marcus Prestwich, Andi O’Connor, and Colleen O’Connor-Halton, his grandchildren; Macy Love and Megan Halton, his great-grandchildren; Ashton, Hayden, Anistyn, and Conner and his siblings; Bob O’Connor, Bill O’Connor, Maureen O’Connor and Doretta White