Celebrating the life of Colin R. O'Connor
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Born in Pottsville, on September 16, 1971, he was the son of Robert R. and the late Mary Ann (Kadingo)
He was a member of the former Mary Queen of Peace RCC.
Colin was a 1988 graduate of Pottsville High School.
He was employed by Hazleton Scrap Co.as a truck driver for 15 years. He was also a member of the
Teamsters Local 429, Reading.
Colin enjoyed working on cars and off-road driving and was an avid dog lover.
In addition to his mother, he was preceded in death by a brother, Robert K. O'Connor and step-mother, Mary Jane (Curran) O'Connor.
Colin is survived by his father, Robert R.; brothers: John F. (Jack) O'Connor, husband of Cheryl, of Hometown; and James M. O'Connor, husband of Tammy, of Wilkes Barre; and several nieces and nephews.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Monday, July 15th, at 11:00 a.m. in St. Patrick Roman Catholic Church, 319 Mahantongo St., Pottsville. A viewing will be held at Lord-Bixler Funeral Home, Inc., 1818 Mahantongo St., Pottsville, on Monday at 9:00 a.m. until the procession will leave for church.
Interment will follow in Our Lady of Calvary Cemetery, Pottsville.
The family request contributions in Colin's memory be sent to the Hillside SPCA, P.O. Box 233, Pottsville, PA 17901.
Lord-Bixler Funeral Home, Inc. is in charge of arrangements.
Online condolences may be expressed at lordbixler.com.
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