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Evelyn T. Connor

AGE: 98 • Newark, Delaware

Evelyn T. Connor, age 98, of Newark, DE passed away October 29, 2016.

Evelyn, a lifelong Delawarean, grew up at Winterthur Farms and attended St Joseph's on the Brandywine, Alexis I Dupont High School and Goldey-Beacom College. Evelyn worked for Lloyd Walsh Jewelers.

Her greatest joy was raising her family. She truly loved vacationing with her children and grandchildren. She was an avid Eagles and Phillies fan.

She was preceded in death by her husband Gerald of 54 years, her parents and sister Margaret M. Murphy. She is survived by her sons Gerald P. T. Connor (MaryAnn) and Joseph P. Connor (Sheri), daughter Mary Ann Mayberry (John), brother Joseph F. Murphy (Marjorie), 7 grandchildren 12 great grandchildren and 1 great-great grandchild.

A calling will be held on Thursday November 3, 2016 from 10:00 to 11:00 AM followed by a Mass of Christian Burial commencing at 11:00 AM at St. Margaret of Scotland RC Church, 2431 Frazer Road, Newark, DE 19702. Interment will be private. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be sent to Jeanne Jugan Residence c/o Little Sisters of the Poor, 185 Salem Church Road, Newark, DE 19713.

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Published in The News Journal from Nov. 1 to Nov. 2, 2016
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