Glen F. O’Connor

Glen F. O’Connor, 94, died on March 23, 2020, at the Brookside Retirement Community, Overbrook, KS. A private family service will be held at the Stull Cemetery.

He was born Oct 10, 1925, to Jesse and Beulah Armstrong O’Connor. He graduated from Liberty Memorial High School, Lawrence, KS. He was a member of the Stull United Methodist Church, also Sunday School Teacher, and Trustee of the church. He also served on the Lawrence Farmers Coop Board, Douglas County Fair Board, Kanwaka Township Board and Deer Creek School Board.

Glen married Elizabeth “Betty” J. Wulfkuhle on January 1, 1945. Glen and Betty made their home on their farm west of Stull for 67 years. Betty died on April 26, 2018. He was also preceded in death by his parents and brother Everett. Glen is survived by a son, Kenneth O’Connor and wife Patty, Lecompton, a daughter, Brenda Sexton and husband, Mitch, Berryton, two grandsons, Mitchell Sexton and wife, Nancy and their children and grandchildren, Michael O’Connor and wife, Tara and great-granddaughters Cassody and Logan O’Connor.

The family suggest memorial contributions to Stull United Methodist Church Capital Campaign Fund, in care of Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home, 601 Indiana St, Lawrence, KS 66044.

Messages & Condolences

From Melvin O’Connor...

Dear Kenny, Patty, Brenda, Mitch and your families —

Darlene and I wish you the best during this difficult time. It was always a pleasure to interact with Uncle Glen. I particularly remember that when I was very young he pitched for the local softball team. I enjoyed watching him and his team play, both in Stull and in Topeka. Both Uncle Glen and Aunt Betty brought a great deal of peace, kindness, and joy to me, especially during my early years. I will never forget his pleasant approach to life and his positive demeanor toward others.

From Dan and Carol Kennedy...

Dear Kenny, Patty, Brenda, Mitch and famillies.
Our hearts go out to you all with love and condolence. I have many fond memories of Glen. A very kind man and pillar of the community. I always knew exactly where your parents would be seated every time I went to the Stull UMC. Always enjoyed our visits.

From Deann Inloes Bartell...

Glen was a very kind man. He took time to explain things and help youth to learn. He was also had patience. I remember him on the farm at 4-H and at church. I will always remember his smile.

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