Barry J. Connors
November 10, 2017
Barry J. Connors, 72 years old, died in the Taunton Nursing Home on Friday evening, November 10, 2017, where he was lovingly cared for by the staff and where he resided for the last three years.
He was born in Brockton, son of Daniel and Mary (Doherty) Connors. Barry attended the Brockton Trade School. Barry served in the U S Navy on the USS Belle Grove during the Vietnam War. After the Navy he worked for the family oil business, B & C Oil Company and later he drove an oil truck for Alvin Hollis Oil Company. He enjoyed house painting, gardening and mowing lawns. He was a former member of the Italian Club on Wales Street.
He is survived by a son, Jeffrey Connors and his wife RyanMarie of East Taunton and two daughters, Tammy Brown and her husband Sean of Raynham and Colleen Connors of Raynham. He is the grandfather of Daniel Connors, Luke Quinn, Emma Connors, Landon Connors and Abby Brown. Barry is the brother of Daniel Connors and his late wife Elaine of Brockton and Wayne Connors of Brown Point, WA. He is the uncle to several nieces and nephews and the former husband of Virginia (Hunt) Connors of Raynham.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend Visiting Hours in the Crapo-Hathaway Funeral Home, 350 Somerset Ave., (Route 138 South,) Taunton, on Thursday, November 16, 2017, from 5-8PM. A graveside service will be held in Calvary Cemetery, Brockton, on Friday, November 17, 2017, at 11AM.
Donations in Barry’s memory may be made to Beacon Hospice.