|Birth: ||May 18, 1953, Wales|
|Death: ||Apr. 16, 2008|
New York, USA
CHATEAUGAY -- On Wednesday, April 16, 2008, Yvonne Hewitson Connors passed away at her home surrounded by family after a 31 month battle with lung cancer.
Yvonne was born on May 19, 1953, the youngest daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Harold Douglas Hewitson of Hook, South Wales, United Kingdom.
She is survived by her husband, A.J. Connors; daughter, Janette Dodds; mother, Irene Winnifred Hewitson; sister, Anne Hewitson; and her beloved dogs.
She is predeceased by her father, Harold Douglas Hewitson,
Yvonne came to America in 1978 and lived in various parts of the country before settling with her husband in Chateaugay in 1997. A dedicated and creative woman, she took many roles in her life. Along with loving wife and mother, she also held positions as supervisor in the fast food industry, managing The Lakeside Restaurant, assembler at Bombardier and most recently as co-owner with her husband of The Traveler's Rest Bed and Breakfast in Chateaugay, N.Y.
Yvonne possessed a great love for animals, interior design, gardening and all things nature. She had a generous heart and a welcoming manner that endeared her to all those around her. Her inner strength was an inspiration to many.
Yvonne's beauty radiated from the inside out. She is much loved and dearly missed by her family and friends and will always remain a significant part of their lives.
Calling hours will be held at the Chateaugay Funeral Home on Saturday, April 19, from 11 a.m. until noon. Immediately following, a service will be held in the funeral home chapel to celebrate Yvonne's life.
Cremated, Ashes given to family or friend.
Created by: Margaret E Munson-Quiles
Record added: Apr 05, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 35565091