Thelma E. O'Connor

  • Born: June 6, 1944
  • Died: November 19, 2021
  • Location: Pennsylvania

D'Anjolell Memorial Home of Broomall

2811 West Chester Pike
Broomall, PA 19008
Tel. (610) 356-4200

Tribute & Message From The Family

Loving Mother, Grandmother and Sister


Thelma E. O'Connor,

It is with deep sorrow and much love that we mourn the passing of Thelma E. O'Connor, age 77, a longtime resident of Delaware County.

Thelma was born in Philadelphia; and graduated in 1963 from Marple Newtown High School.

She was predeceased in death by her beloved husband: Lawrence F. O'Connor, whom she missed dearly for 26 years, and her dear mother
Thelma L. Oster.

Thelma established a legacy of family traditions that will carry on throughout the generations to come. The thing's that gave her the greatest joy were spending time with her children and 5 beautiful grandchildren. Some of her greatest memories were extended family, birthday parties, and holiday get togethers in Philadelphia, Hatboro, and Delaware. Thelma also enjoyed her years of volunteering with One Broomall Fire Company. Thelma cherished time with her lifelong friends, shopping, Hallmark movies, and watching her favorite sports team, the Eagles.

She will be lovingly remembered by her son: Lawrence P. O'Connor ( Kimberly) and daughter: Jennifer R. Bentzley (Joseph). Thelma's legacy lives on through her grandchildren: Sarah G. Lawrence P., Jr., Emma K. O'Connor, Jason J. and Connor L. Bentzley. Thelma is also survived by her sister
Sharon Oster-Hardingham and sister-in-laws: Dorothy C. Rocco (O'Connor), Frances M. Buffington (O'Connor), as well as many godchildren,
nieces, and nephews.

Relatives and friends are invited to her Visitation on Friday, November 26, 2021, 6:00PM - 8:00 PM and Saturday, November 27, 2021, 8:30AM - 9:45 AM, at the D'Anjolell Memorial Home of Broomall, 2811 West Chester Pike, Broomall, PA 19008. Funeral Mass will be held on Saturday, November 27, 2021
10:30 AM at Our Lady of Fatima Church, 1 Fatima Drive, Secane, PA 19018. Interment: SS Peter & Paul Cemetery,

In lieu of flowers donations in the name of our beloved mother, grandmother, sister, aunt, and friend can be made to the Broomall Fire Company, 1 Malin Road, Broomall, PA 19008 would be appreciated


Condolence & Memory Journal

Thelma was such a nice lady. She was always so welcoming every time we saw her. She will be great missed. My thoughts and prayers are with the family.

Posted by Stephanie Mattera - Palm Coast, FL - Family Friend   November 25, 2021

She will be missed by alot of people. She is also back with her husband

Posted by Kellie Moyse - Broomall, PA - Friend   November 22, 2021

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