Martin A. Connors, 80, of Pittston, passed away Wednesday evening, April 24, 2013, in Geisinger Community Medical Center, Scranton.
Born in Buffalo on Sept. 29, 1932, he was a son of the late Martin and Mary (McRae) Connors. He was a graduate of Pittston Township High School and attended Lackawanna Junior College.
He was a life member of St. John the Evangelist Church, Pittston, and a member of the Fraternal Order of Police.
Prior to retirement, he was employed by the Pennsylvania State Police as Troop Administrative Manager – Wyoming.
He was a loving husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather and will be missed by all who knew him.
Surviving are his wife of 57 years, Ann Lamper Connors; daughters, Anne Dotro, Florida, Pamela Smigiel, Pittston, and Sandra Dubiel and her husband, Paul, Pittston Township; son, Martin Connors and his wife, Catherine, Duryea; grandchildren, Frank Dotro, Dehlia Dotro, Katie Dotro, William Connors, Alysha Smigiel, Julie Maroni, Michael Maroni, Abby Connors, Zachary Connors and Anthony Sabulski; great-grandchildren, Desiree Dotro and Dylan Dotro; a brother-in-law; a sister-in-law; and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.
Funeral services will be at 9 a.m. Monday from the Peter J. Adonizio Funeral Home, 251 William St., Pittston, with a Mass of Christian Burial at 9:30 a.m. in St. John the Evangelist Church, 35 William St., Pittston. Interment will be in the parish cemetery. Friends may call from 4 to 7 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.
Online condolences may be made at www.peterjadoniziofuneralhome.com.