AMerican Veteran 11

John R. O'Connor

1928 ~ 2021 (age 93)

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In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Our Lady of Peace Parish Social Ministry


O’CONNOR - John R., 93, of Lynbrook on June 21, 2021. Jack raised 10 children with his wife Ann and practiced law for more than 40 years. Jack, a graduate of St. Francis College and St. John’s Law School was a senior partner at his firm and also served as Lynbrook Village Justice and later as a Nassau County Judicial Hearing Officer. Jack was an active parishioner of Our Lady of Peace Parish and an ardent fundraiser for the Oblate Sisters and Mercy Hospital. Irish to the core, Jack was an active member for many years of the Friendly Sons of St. Patrick.  Jack is predeceased by his wife Ann and five siblings, including his recently departed twin, James. He is survived by his 10 children: Rosemary (Jack), Robert (Paula), Damian (Erin), Terrence (Maureen), Sheila (Tim), Deirdre (Jodi), Patrice (Pleasant), Maura (Dan), Aileen (Jim) and Annmarie (Paul) and many grandchildren and great grandchildren. The family is receiving visitors Wednesday 3-8 PM at the Flinch & Bruns Funeral Home, Lynbrook. Funeral Mass, Thursday 9:45 AM, Our Lady of Peace Church. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to OLP Parish Social Ministry, 25 Fowler Avenue, Lynbrook, NY 11563.


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June 23, 2021

3:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Flinch & Bruns Funeral Home, Inc.
34 Hempstead Avenue (corner Peninsula Blvd.)
Lynbrook, NY 11563

Funeral Mass
June 24, 2021

9:45 AM
Our Lady of Peace RC Church
25 Fowler Avenue
Lynbrook, N.Y. 11563


St. Charles Cemetery
2015 Wellwood Avenue
Farmingdale, NY 11735


Our Lady of Peace Parish Social Ministry
25 Fowler Avenue, Lynbrook NY 11563

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