Marcia Connor

Obituary of Marcia Connor

Marcia Katherine Nightingale Connor (1932-2018)

New City – On Saturday, January 13, Marcia Connor (nee Nightingale) died quietly at home. She is pre-deceased by her husband of 50 years, Robert Connor. Marcia grew up in Teaneck, NJ. She graduated from Good Counsel College in White Plains in 1953. Marcia and Bob moved to Rockland County in 1957. She was a dedicated member of the community, serving on the Jawonio Board of Directors and supporting her husband's long involvement in local and state government. A loving mother of nine, she is survived by her children, Leslie Connor and Peter Hanson of Los Angeles, CA, David Connor of New City, Steven and Anna Connor of Loudonville, NY, Jeffrey and Bettyann Connor of Middletown, Michael and Barbara Connor of New City, Siobhan Connor and Ben Rozelle of Geneva, NY, Lawrence and Ronnie Connor of Hillsdale, NJ, Tania and Jim Swierzewski of Valatie, NY, and Matthew and Julie Connor of Blauvelt. She is also survived by 20 grandchildren, 1 great-grandchild, her brother Charles Thomas and Helen Nightingale of Latham, NY, sister-in-law Marilyn Cassels of Manheim, PA, and numerous nieces and nephews. Marcia was interred next to her husband at F. Loescher Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Ramapo. A requiem mass will be offered at St. Augustine's Church on Main Street in New City on Saturday, February 10, at 10:30 a.m. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests a donation to the Leukemia Society via the fundraising efforts of Rylyn Swierzewski, Marcia's granddaughter and a cancer survivor (http://events.lls.org/uny/unysoy2018/rswierzews).