Mary (Emma) O’Connor, age 74, of Fort Gratiot Township, passed away on March 16, 2017, in the Blue Water Hospice Home, with her loving family by her side. She was born on May 28, 1942, in Detroit, to the late Alfred and Ruth Grahl.
She retired from the Port Huron Area School District, where she was a secretary. She enjoyed golfing, going to the casinos and was a member of the Elks. She was instrumental in organizing her class reunion – the 1960 class of Port Huron High School.
She is survived by her three children, daughter, Kelley O’Connor of Fort Gratiot, daughter and son-in-law, Tracey and Ron Sheridan of Marysville, and son and daughter-in-law, Gregory and Kim O’Connor of Port Huron, grandchildren; Jon Makhlouf, Natalie Makhlouf, Nicholas Kobrehel and Kurt Kobrehel, and great granddaughter, Claire Rose Makhlouf.
She was preceded in death by her sister, Georgine Laurel.
Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, at 12:00pm (noon), in the Jowett Funeral Home – 1634 Lapeer Avenue, Port Huron. Reverend Max Amstutz will officiate. Visiting hours will be Monday, from 4:00pm until 8:00pm and again on Tuesday, from 11:00am until time of service at noon.
Memorial tributes can be made to the Blue Water Hospice Home.
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