On the afternoon of June 16, 2014, Brian Thomas Connor, 55, unexpectedly, went home to be with his Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ. Brian was born in Syracuse, New York on October, 9, 1958. He graduated from Bishop Ludden High School in 1976. He then went on to earn his B.S. at LeMoyne College and his MBA at Clarkson University. He most recently held the position of Vice President of National Accounts at VITAS Healthcare, Inc. in Miami, Florida. He also lived in central Massachusetts, Richmond, Virginia and Spencerport, NY. Brian was always up for an adventure and was full of surprises for his family, which brought him great joy. The first cup of morning coffee was always a delight to him. He was very attentive, loving and caring to his wife of 23 years, Ellen M. (Kaiser) Connor. Brian was a devoted father to Kaitlin Rose (16) and Brett Patrick (15). He loved his children with all his heart and always wanted the best for them. Brian was the beloved son of Martin Charles Connor and Janet Walsh Connor, of Onondaga Hill, New York. He was a dear brother of Shane M. Connor of Gonzales, TX, Mary Lynn "Kelly" Harter and her husband Chris of Madison, NY, Martin Charles Connor and his wife Meisje (Johntz) of Melbourne, Florida, Terrence Gerard Connor and his partner Gregory Mack Swalwell of Dallas, Texas, Daniel Walsh Connor and his wife Sonia (Agosto Vazquez) of Milford, Connecticut, Colleen Marie Connor and her husband Matthew E. Leno of Marblehead, Massachusetts. Also, he was loved by many nieces and nephews. Funeral services to be held at Calvary Chapel Ft. Lauderdale in the Sanctuary, at 2401 W. Cypress Creek Rd., Fort Lauderdale, FL on Thursday, June 26, 1:00pm.. Call (954) 977-9673 for information. Funeral services also to be held at Christ Community Church, 36 Coleman Creek Road, Brockport, New York. Time and date to be determined. Call 585-637-3979 for more information. Interment at Lake View Cemetery, Brockport, NY. Date is to be determined.
Published in Sun-Sentinel from June 23 to June 24, 2014