His wife, the former Margaret Gilroy, died a number of years ago. During his active years, Mr. Connors had been employed at the Ewen Colliery, Pennsylvania Coal Company, but he had been retired for fifteen years. he was a devout member of Saint Johns Evangeilst R.C. Church and its holy name society. Surviving these sons and daughters: Mrs. Edward Crane, of 71 North Main Street; Michael of Frothingham Street, Browntown; John and James at home; Edward of Browntown; Mrs. George Arnold at home".
Pittston Gazette - April 16, 1945