Joann M. O'Connor

05/26/1948 - 06/20/2024


Obituary For Joann M. O'Connor

Joann Marie O’Connor, born May 26th 1948, passed away on June 20th, 2024. She was born and raised in Upper Manhattan Harlem before moving to Staten Island, New York as a teenager. Joann was a parishioner at St. Anthony’s of Padua in Travis.

She was famous for her exceptional cooking, collecting exquisite antiques, and spending time with her grandchildren and fur babies.

Joann was a beloved mother to Kim Marie Olsen, Jodi Ann Rizzo O’Connor and Edward John Roias. She was known as Gammy to her 8 grandchildren, 1 great-granddaughter and everyone else that was close to her.

The family will receive guests on Sunday June 24th, 2024 from 2-4 and 7-9 at Hanley’s funeral home in Staten Island, New York (60 New Dorp Ln, Staten Island, NY 10306). Mass will be held on June 25th at 10:30 am again at Hanley’s followed by the burial at Ocean View Cemetery (3315 Amboy Rd, Staten Island, NY, 10306).

In lieu of flowers we ask that you donate to the Alzheimer’s Association in memory of Joann.

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  • 06/22/2024

    I am so sorry for your loss. We worked together for many years . And she also became a very good friend to me. always treated me like one of her family. She was truly a wonderful person . S. Romeo

  • 06/21/2024

    My deepest condolences 🙏🙏🙏 to the family🙏🙏🙏. Joanne had a heart of gold 💛 She was so kind and I enjoyed her company always ,,🙏🙏🙏😇🙏🙏🙏💖🙏,