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Obituary for John Patrick O'Connor

John Patrick O'Connor, longtime resident of Roseville, died peacefully surrounded by the love of his family on April 16, 2021. He was 68 years of age.

John was born on April 10, 1953 in Detroit, Michigan, son of the late John Gerard and Ida (Taylor) O'Connor. He grew up in East Detroit and was a 1971 East Detroit High School. He was a contractor for ACO Contract Company of Roseville for 30 dedicated years. John enjoyed working with his hands and loved woodworking. He enjoyed traveling and always looked forward to his camping trips. Above all, he loved being with his family and enjoyed the relations he made with his nieces and nephews. John was a quiet man, with settle words of wisdom, who had a wonderful sense of humor. He will be deeply missed and his light will continue to glow in our hearts forever.

John is the loving brother of Colleen (Keary) Martyn, Peggy (the late Vernon) Nichols, Susan (Ronald) Mattice, John G. O'Connor Jr, Daniel (Heidi) O'Connor, Cathy (Thomas) Nichols and the late Michael O'Connor; and cherished uncle to many nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be held at St. Peter Lutheran Church, 23000 Gratiot Ave., Eastpointe, MI 48021, Saturday from 10am until the service at 11am. Burial will follow will follow in the Church Cemetery. Share memories with family at