Michael J. Mike OConnell

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Michael J. "Mike" O'Connell

December 26, 1940 - February 28, 2019

Michael J. Mike OConnell Bolingbrook, IL - Michael O'Connell died peacefully at home, Thursday, February 28, 2019. He was born December 26, 1940 to the late Catherine (nee Lynch) and Geoffrey O'Connell in Cambridge, Mass. Michael grew up in Amesbury, attended St. Joseph's grammar school and graduated from Immaculate Conception High School, Newburyport, Class of 1959. He was a United States Marine Corps Veteran and a retired Vice President for TJ Maxx.
Beloved husband of 49 years to Elizabeth "Bitsy" O'Connell; loving father of James (Margaret "Peggy"), Michael E. (Jodi), John G., Timothy J. (Amanda), Patrick J. O'Connell and Kathleen (Alan) Schwab; proud grandfather of Malachy and Molly; Michael R., Ryan, Jack and Joseph; Brittany; Casey, Mallory, Matthew and Julia; dear brother of Katy (late Albert) Abraham and Brenda O'Connell. Several nieces and nephews also survive.
Memorials in Mike's name can be made to Joliet Catholic Academy, Ill.
Published on March 7, 2019
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4 posts

donald r. talbot
Mar 07, 2019
grew up with mike on aubin st. in amesbury good guy r.i.p. mike
don pratt
Mar 07, 2019
sorry to hear micchael passing we whent to gramer school and both where st oseph drum corp good friend
don pratt
Mar 07, 2019
sorry to hear micchael passing we whent to gramer school and both where st oseph drum corp good friend
Frank "Buddy" Christie
Mar 07, 2019
I still have the picture of our baseball team when we were 12 years old. Mike was always the pitcher. God bless your soul, Micheal