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O'CONNOR, aNGELA m.
O'CONNOR - Angela M. Of Cresskill NJ, died suddenly on Monday, April 10, 2017 at the age of 90. She is survived by her husband Frank O'Connor ("Effie") of 64 years. She was a special mother to Colleen (Christopher) Paige, Frank (Regina) O'Connor, Kevin (Pamela) O'Connor, Sally (Michael) Martino, Christopher O'Connor, Blair (Elizabeth) O'Connor and Kerry (Sean) Folan. She was much loved by her 18 grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren. Angela was predeceased by her four sisters Mary, Paula, Fran and Rosemary, and her two brothers James and Richard. Angela grew up in Buffalo, NY. The youngest of seven children, "Babe" graduated from Buffalo State Teachers College. She taught kindergarten after graduating, and later in New Jersey, before retiring with Frank to 22 great years in Savannah, GA. She was very adventurous, loved to travel and always kept active with her bridge groups and book clubs. Angela treasured times with her many longtime friends and loved any chance to celebrate together at family reunions and summers in Maine. The family will receive friends on Tuesday, April 18th from 10-11 AM at the Church of the Presentation in Upper Saddle River, NJ, followed by a Mass at 11 AM. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations in Angela's name may be made to Doctors Without Borders, an organization she supported strongly, or Alzheimer's Association - Caregiver Support, as she was a caregiver herself.