Ruth Connor Obituary

Ruth E. Connor
Employed at Selective Service & Mass Division of Employment Security
Ruth E. Connor

August 31, 1921 - July 23, 2013
Resided in Fitchburg, MA
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Ruth E. (Connors) Connor 91

Fitchburg: Ruth E. (Connors) Connor, 91, a longtime Fitchburg-Leominster resident, died Tuesday, July 23, in Life Care Center of Leominster, after a long illness surrounded by her loving family.

She leaves her husband of 65 years, Charles M. Connor; one son, Kevin M. Connor, and his wife, Marianne, of Fitchburg; one daughter, Karen R. Fregeau, and her husband, George L., of Leominster; one grandson, Nolan C. Connor, of Fitchburg; and several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by two sisters, Dorothy Rice of Fitchburg and Irene Barron of San Francisco.

Mrs. Connor was employed as a clerk-typist for the Selective Service and then later for the Mass Division of Employment Security.

She was a member of St. Bernard's Parish in Fitchburg and was a 1939 graduate of Fitchburg High School. She was also was a member of the Fitchburg High School Alumni Association and the Leominster Homemakers. Ruth loved her home and her family.

She was born in Fitchburg, on August 31, 1921, a daughter of the late Cornelius and Ruth (Kane) Connors.

Ruth's Funeral will be celebrated on Friday, July 26, from the Smith-Mallahy-Masciarelli and Fitchburg Chapel of the Sawyer-Miller-Masciarelli Funeral Home, 243 Water St., Fitchburg, with a Mass at 10:00 a.m. in St. Bernard's Parish @ St. Camillus de lellis Church, 333 Mechanic St., Fitchburg.

Burial will follow in St. Bernard's Cemetery, Fitchburg.

Calling hours at the Funeral Home are on Thursday, July 25, from 5 to 7. p.m.

In Lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Massachusetts Citizens for Life, 529 Main St., Charlestown, MA 02129 or may be left at the Funeral Home.

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Smith-Mallahy-Masciarelli Funeral Home
243 Water St.
Fitchburg, MA US 01420
Thursday, July 25, 2013
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
St. Bernard's Church @ St. Camillus de lellis Church
333 Mechanic St.
Fitchburg, MA US 01420
Friday, July 26, 2013
10:00 AM
St. Bernard's Cemetery
Off St. Bernard's St.
Fitchburg, MA
Friday, July 26, 2013
11:15 AM
Family Gathering
Sherator Four Point Hotel
Off Route 12
Leominster, MA, MA US 01453
Friday, July 26, 2013
12:00 PM


Mass Citizens for Life
529 Main St.
Chaarlestown, MA US 02129


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