John Henry Connor, 1936-2007 |

John Henry Connor, 1936-2007

Daily Staff Report
Vail, CO Colorado

John Henry Connor, who once lived on the Colorado River Road, died Saturday at Newington Health Care Center in Newington, Conn. He was 71.

Connor was born February 20, 1936, in Prospect, Conn., to the late Daniel B. and Theresa (Lynch) Connor. He was a retired master electrician and former owner of Old Electric in Colorado.

He enjoyed skiing, hiking, biking and nature, family members said.

He was preceded in death by his brothers, Daniel Connor of Wolcott, Conn. and Roger Connor of Indiana.

He is survived by his brother, Robert Connor of Canterbury, Conn.; sister Margaret M. Vance of Prospect; and several nieces and nephews.

A memorial service will be held at 5 p.m., today, at the Buckmiller Brothers Funeral Home, 26 Waterbury Rd. Rt 69, Prospect, Conn.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Parkinson’s Disease Foundation, 720 Harris Avenue, Boston, MA 02118.

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