Obituary: Margaret Anne 'Marge' Connor

Connor was 86 years old.

January 23, 1926 - December 15, 2012

Margaret Anne “Marge” Connor nee Ryan, of Wilmette, died peacefully Saturday at the age of 86.

Beloved wife of the late Honorable Charles Dean Connor; loving mother of Charles Dean Connor, Jr., Brian Michael Connor, Kimberly C. (Joe) Imburgia, Patricia (Brian) Murphy and the late Kevin Patrick (Karen Thompson) Connor; proud grandmother of Matthew, Megan, Natasha and Ilya; dear sister of the late Mary Jane Murphy and Carole Finn; cherished aunt of many nieces and nephews; dear friend to many.

Graduate of Saint Philip Neri Grammar School, Aquinas Dominican High School and Chicago Teachers College; active member of the South Shore Country Club; fashion model; and long time colleague in the Creative Department of the Leo Burnett Company.

Visitation will be held on Wednesday, Dec.19 at 8:30 a.m. until time of the time of Funeral Mass at 10 a.m. at Old St. Patrick’s Church, 700 West Adams St., Chicago. A private interment will take place at Calvary Cemetery in Evanston.

In lieu of flowers, memorials to Misericordia Home (misericordia.com), Catholic Extension (catholicextension.org) or Old Saint Patrick’s Church (oldstpats.org), would be appreciated.

For additional funeral information call Donnellan funeral home at 847-675-1990 or visit www.donnellanfuneral.com.

Editor's Note: This obituary was provided by Donnellan Family Funeral Home. You can read more local obituaries on our obituaries page.


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