Tim O’Connor, age 90, passed away at his home Feb. 8, 2021. He was born in Waterloo, IA Jan. 16, 1931, to Edward and Anna Luella O’Connor. Tim was a longtime resident of Siouxland, moving here in 1970 with his wife, Frances (Kielty) and their three children. Tim was a veteran employee of Wilson Trailer Company. During his 50-year career, he became the Vice President of Manufacturing.
He is survived by his wife of 21 years, Gisela O’Connor; his daughter, Julie Arthur (Harry) and their children, Jay (Rebecca), Malinda (Tony), Elizabeth (Addam), Teresa (Steve) and Bethany (Nick); his daughter-in-law, Gail O’Connor and her children, Corriene (Troy) and Chris (Libby); and 14 great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Frances O’Connor; his children, Tim and Terri; his parents; and his siblings, Emily, Paul, Theresa Bennett, James and Mary Jo Schreck.
A funeral mass will be held Saturday, July 24, 2021 at 10:30 a.m. at Holy Cross Parish Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church in Sioux City, followed by a burial at Logan Park Cemetery. A reception at Blessed Sacrament Parish Hall will follow the burial.
Meyer Brothers Colonial Chapel is assisting with arrangements. In lieu of flowers the family is requesting that donations be made to the June E. Nylen Cancer Center.