A Devoted and Beloved Wife and Mother; She was an inspiration to us all. She will be loved and remembered forever.
  • 82 years old
  • Born on August 17, 1925 in New Jersey, United States.
  • Passed away on February 5, 2008 in Poway, California, United States.


Anna Dawson-O'Connor

This memorial website was created in the memory of our mother, Anna Dawson O'Connor who was born on August 17, 1925 and passed away on February 5, 2008.

There will be a memorial service on March 11 ,2011 at the National Cemetary located at Miramar Base in San Diego, California at 3pm, where her life will be remembered with  full military honors.

We will also be remembering her devoted husband, Jean O'Connor whom passed on February 16, 2011 .

 This Sunday ,March 11, will be their 52nd weddding anniversary.

We ask that you explore this site and please share any stories, photographs  or information, to memorialize their life before and during their time together.

Also,if there's any part of Annas' life story you know, please go to the Gallery page and write a few chapters about this wonderful woman. You can also leave a tribute to her on the About page.You can view Jeans' memorial website at:


You may send your respects and/or flowers ect. to the National Cemetary Miramar;www.cem.va.gov/cems/nchp/miramar.asp, or to their residence in Poway, California.

There will be a reception following the burial at their residence .

Any questions or comments should be emailed to oconnor.memorial@gmail.com and someone will contact you asap.

If you know of any person that would like to be notified of their passing please send an email, with their information, to:oconnor.memorial@gmail.com

Thank you for your support.

The O'Connors



Posted by Pilar Abalos on March 8, 2011
Friends of the O'Connor Family, are requesting donations toward the expenses accrewed during this difficult time. If you'd like to help, please send an email to oconnor.memorial@gmail.com or call 858-748-3727
Posted by Pilar Abalos on March 8, 2011
I have known The O"Connors for 8 years and have been best friends with Barry throughout. My tribute, to both Jean and Anna, is my time, assistance and support for Barry and George during such a difficult time in their lives.I dedicate this website to their wonderful and loving mother..May we all strive to become the mother she was. Deepest Thoughts and Love, Pilar Abalos Breanna Kailee and Kaitlyn

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