O’Connor, Frances L. (Scanlon), Saginaw, Michigan

Barbara P. Frost

Beloved mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and sister passed away Tuesday, August 3, 2010 at Brian’s House in Bay City, Michigan. Age 88 years. The daughter of the late Albert and Pauline (Willee) Murray, Frances was born May 10, 1922 in Grand Rapids, Michigan. She married Clifford O’Connor on May 28, 1940. He predeceased her December 5, 1980. Frances then married Harold Scanlon in November of 1991. He predeceased her in 1998. She was employed as a secretary at General Motors for 21 years until her retirement in 1984 and was a member and officer of the General Motors Girls Club. Frances was an active member of Ss. Peter & Paul Catholic Church. She enjoyed spending time with her children and grandchildren. Surviving are two sons, one daughter and their spouses, Clifford and Ann O’Connor, Pensacola, Florida; Carol Kelly, Fenton; Jack and Janet O’Connor, Linwood; nine grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; a sister, Donna and Lee Albrecht, Bridgeport; a brother, Albert Murray, Tuscumbia, Alabama; many nieces and nephews. Frances was preceded in death by a brother, John Murray, a great-grandson, Connor Letson. Funeral Liturgy will take place at 10:00 a.m. Saturday, August 7, 2010 at Ss. Peter & Paul Catholic Church. Interment will follow in St. Andrew Cemetery. Friends may call at The Snow Funeral Home, 3775 N. Center Road, (between Shattuck and McCarty), where the family will be present on Friday from 2:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. and at Ss. Peter & Paul Catholic Church on Saturday from 9:00 a.m. until time of Mass. There will be a Vigil Service at 6:00 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to Ss. Peter & Paul Catholic Church or Brian’s House in Bay City. www.snowfuneralhome.net