|Birth: ||May 3, 1932|
|Death: ||Sep. 19, 2001|
MANITO -- Kenneth E. Connor , 69, of 31431 E. CR 2050 N., rural Manito, died at 2 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2001 , at his residence.
Cremation will be accorded. No services or visitation will be held.
Maas Funeral Home in Manito is handling arrangements.
He was born May 3, 1932, in Lenox, Iowa, to Clyde and Lena M. Strange Connor . He married Charlotte Bohannon on Aug. 14, 1963, in Pekin.
Surviving are his wife; two daughters, Kimmari (Tom) Brady of Pekin and Katharine (Michael) Tillman of Havana; one stepson, Ronald (Jane) Hawkins of Deer Creek; one stepdaughter, Janet Chaudrey of Washington; seven grandchildren; several step-grandchildren; six great-grandchildren, and two brothers, Clyde (Ella Mae) Connor of Creve Coeur and Gerald Connor of Florence, Mo.
Connor worked as a machine operator at Caterpillar Inc. in East Peoria for more than 30 years, retiring in 1982.
He was a Korean War veteran of the U.S. Air Force, serving from 1950 to 1953.
He was a member of United Auto Workers Local 974 in East Peoria.
He was of the Baptist faith.
Cremated, Ashes given to family or friend.
Specifically: With Wife
Created by: Sheilie Carroll-Altieri
Record added: Aug 31, 2011
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