Priscilla M. O'Connor, 86, Riverside

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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.

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