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Theresa Ann (Curran) O'Connor

February 9, 1927 ~ January 24, 2018 (age 90)

Theresa Ann (Curran) O’Connor, 90, passed away on Wednesday, Jan. 24, at Agawam Health Care. Theresa was born on February 9, 1927, in Springfield, MA, a daughter of John and Bridget (Neylon) Curran. She was a lifelong resident of Springfield and a 1945 graduate of Cathedral High School. Theresa was the beloved wife of 47 years of Thomas F. O’Connor, Sr., who predeceased her in 1995. She had a long career as a bank teller and branch manager at the former Springfield Institution for Savings Bank. Theresa started working as a part time teller at the Forest Park Branch, before becoming the head teller and continued for twenty more years as the branch manager at the Allen and Cooley Branch. Theresa was proud of her home on Itendale Street where she lived for over 55 years. She was a longtime parishioner of Holy Name Church in Springfield and devout fan of the New York Giants. She leaves behind her three loving sons and their spouses, Thomas F. Jr. and Denine O’Connor and John C. and Marylin O’Connor all of Windsor, CT, and Kevin M. and Joanne O’Connor of Springfield; sister, Joan Collura and her husband, Ignatius of Springfield; six cherished grandchildren, Sean, Christy, Thomas III, Ryan, Lana, and Alex and three great grandchildren, Chloe, Bridget, and Maggie; and many nieces and nephews. In addition to her parents and husband, she was also predeceased by her brother, Neil Curran and sisters, Frances McLean and Madeline Bartello. Family and friends are invited to gather on Saturday, Jan. 27, for a period of visitation from 9-10 a.m. at Hafey Springfield Chapels, 494 Belmont Ave., followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 11 a.m. at Holy Name Church, 323 Dickinson St., Springfield. Committal prayers and burial will follow immediately after the Mass at Gate of Heaven Cemetery. In lieu of flowers donations in Theresa’s name may be made to the Dementia Society of America, P.O. Box 600, Doylestown, PA 18901. For further information and online condolences please visit

 Service Information

January 27, 2018

9:00 AM to 10:00 AM
Hafey Springfield Chapels
494 Belmont Avenue
Springfield, MA 01108

Mass of Christian Burial
January 27, 2018

11:00 AM
Holy Name Church
323 Dickinson Street
Springfield, MA 01108

January 27, 2018

12:15 PM
Gate of Heaven Cemetery
421 Tinkham Road
Springfield, MA 01129

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