Priscilla M. O’Connor, 86, Riverside

Priscilla M. O’Connor, 86, Riverside


Priscilla M. (Clark) O’Connor, 86, of Elinora Street, Riverside, died peacefully on January 9, 2014.  She was the beloved wife of the late John M. O’Connor.

Born in Quincy, Mass., a daughter of the late Ernest and Myrtle (Beateay) Clark, she lived in Riverside for 83 years. Mrs. O’Connor was a Registered Nurse for the Providence District Nursing Association for four years retiring in 1953. Priscilla was a trustee of the Riverside Congregational Church. She was a former Girl Scout leader for the Riverside Girl Scout Troop #8 and a Cup Scout leader for the Riverside Cub Scout Troop No. 2. Mrs. O’Connor was a graduate of the Rhode Island State College receiving a nursing degree in 1950.

She is survived by a daughter; Deborah A. Adams of Riverside, two sons; David J. O’Connor of Riverside and Donald M. O’Connor of Riverside, a twin sister; Barbara Rose of Randolph, N.J., nine grandchildren and one great grandson. She was the sister of the late Edward Clark.

A private funeral was held in the W. Raymond Watson Funeral Home, Riverside.