Jane Dobrosielski Conner, 59, of Westminster, died unexpectedly Wednesday, June 12, 2013, at Carroll Hospital Center.
Born Oct. 29, 1953, in Sewickley, Pa., she was the daughter of the late Stephen and Catherine Dziack Dobrosielski. She was the wife of Michael Lynn Conner, her husband of 26 years, who died Sept. 17, 2009.
She graduated from Hood College with a Master's degree in Education. She was the Director of Special Education for Carroll County Public Schools, and taught Special Education since 1975.
She also coached field hockey. She was a member and volunteer at St. John Catholic Church. She enjoyed knitting and spending time with her dogs.
Surviving are a son, Thomas Joseph "TJ" Conner, of Westminster; brother Stephen Dobrosielski and wife Mary Myron, of Pittsburgh; sisters Susan Bashore, of Halifax, Pa., and Catherine Engle and husband Jeffrey, of Halifax; numerous nieces and nephews; and a great-nephew.
She was predeceased by a brother, William Dobrosielski.
The family will receive friends from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday at Pritts Funeral Home & Chapel, 412 Washington Road, Westminster.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m. Monday at St. John Catholic Church, 43 Monroe St., Westminster.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be sent to the Humane Society of Carroll County, 2517 Littlestown Pike, Westminster, MD 21158; or to St. John Catholic Church, 43 Monroe St., Westminster, MD 21157.
Online Condolences may be offered at www.prittsfuneralhome.com
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