Dorothy Leota O’Connor

CRYSTAL LAKE – Dorothy Leota O'Connor, 83, of Crystal Lake, died Thursday, Oct. 11, 2012, at a hospice in Woodstock.
She was born Sept. 28, 1929, in Chicago, the daughter of Peter and Vera (Potter) Hellman. She married James M. O'Connor on Feb. 4, 1956.
She is survived by her husband, James O'Connor; four children, Linda (Reece) Taylor, Joyce (Michael) Head, James (Kathleen) O'Connor and Virginia O'Connor; 10 grandchildren, Scott, Shelley, Brian, Jennifer, Olivia, Jimmy, Steve, Becky, Michelle and Aaron; and many great- and great-great- grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; sister, Virginia White; and brother, Robert Hellman.
The visitation will be from 2 to 7 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 14, at Querhammer & Flagg Funeral Home, 500 W. Terra Cotta Ave., Crystal Lake. A graveside service will be at 1 p.m. Monday, Oct. 15, in Arlington Cemetery, 401 E. Lake St., Elmhurst.
Online condolences may be expressed at For information, call the funeral home at 815-459-1760.

Funeral Home

Querhammer & Flagg Funeral Home
500 West Terra Cotta Ave Crystal Lake, IL 60014
(815) 459-1760
Published in the Northwest Herald on Oct. 13, 2012