The Herald Bulletin

Evening Update

Obituaries

September 7, 2013

Brian A. Connors

Jan. 31, 1958 - Sept. 5, 2013

ELWOOD — Brian A. Connors, 55, of Elwood, died Thursday, Sept. 5, 2013, at his residence after a courageous battle with cancer.

Born Jan. 31, 1958, in Elwood, the son of Bernard A. and Barbara Ann (Major) Connors, he worked in skilled trades for Metal Fabricators, a division of General Motors Corp. He formerly worked for Ex-Cello Corp. in Elwood. Brian was a 1976 graduate of Elwood Community High School. He spent much of his time working on his farm. He was a member of the United Auto Workers; was an avid snowmobiler; and avid NASCAR fan.

Survivors include his father, Bernard A. Connors of Elwood; sister, Vickie (David) Wilson of Elwood; two brothers, Kevin Connors of Utica, Mich., and Patrick (Denise) Connors of The Colony, Texas; aunts and uncles, Bob (Charlene) Connors of Elwood, Beverly Waters of Lafayette, Mary Wallace of Lafayette, Steve Connors of Lafayette, and Rebecca Stanley of Columbus; several nieces, nephews and cousins; special friend, Lisa Kestler; and beloved dog “Ozzie.”

Brian was preceded in death by mother, Barbara Connors who died in 2010; grandparents; and beloved dog “Harley.”

A Celebration of Life will be held at 11 a.m. Monday at Copher-Fesler-May Funeral Home in Elwood with Father Dan Duff officiating. Burial will follow in Elwood City Cemetery.

Visitation will be held from 2 to 6 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society.

Post online condolences at www.copherfeslermay.com or www.theheraldbulletin.com.

1
Text Only
Obituaries
  • Obituaries: Aug. 1

    Obituaries for Velma D. Clayton, Mark S. Hall, Steve Holt, Paul G. Jester, Marylin Janis McConnell and Mary A. Vasquez are published in the Friday edition of The Herald Bulletin.

    August 1, 2014

  • Pending obituary: Aug. 1

    The following pending obituary is published in the Friday edition of The Herald Bulletin.

    August 1, 2014

  • Funerals: Aug. 1 Funeral services and visitation hours as published in the Friday edition of The Herald Bulletin.

    August 1, 2014

  • Velma D. Clayton Velma D. Clayton, 93, of Anderson, passed away on July 25, 2014, after a brief stay at Bethany Pointe.

    August 1, 2014

  • OBT HB0801 steve holt Steve Holt Steve Holt, 66, passed away peacefully at his home on July 30, 2014.

    August 1, 2014 1 Photo

  • OBT HB0801 Paul Jester Paul G. Jester Paul G. Jester, 80, passed away Wednesday, July 30, 2014 at IU Health Methodist Hospital, Indianapolis.

    August 1, 2014 1 Photo

  • Marylin Janis (Legg) McConnell Marylin Janis (Legg) McConnell, 97, died July 26, 2014. She was a former Elwood resident.

    August 1, 2014

  • OBT HB0801 Mary Vasquez Mary A. Vasquez Mary A. Vasquez, 61, Marion, died at 3:10 p.m. Tuesday, July 29, 2014, in Community Hospital, Anderson.

    August 1, 2014 1 Photo

  • Obituaries: July 31

    Obituaries for Jeanette Irene Hensley, Paul G. Jester, Madeline Noel Newman and Cynthia Ferne Snyder are published in the Thursday edition of The Herald Bulletin.

    July 30, 2014

  • Pending obituary: July 31

    The following pending obituary is published in the Thursday edition of The Herald Bulletin.

    July 30, 2014

Obituary Policy
  • Obituary policy

    The Herald Bulletin publishes local basic obituaries, pending death notices and funeral service listings free of charge. Extended obituaries are offered for a fee. Call your funeral home or The Herald Bulletin at 640-4800 for more information.

    Anonymous The Herald Bulletin Mon, January 27
    1 Photo
More Resources from The Herald Bulletin
Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

Walking Fingers
Maps, Menus, Store hours, Coupons, and more...
Premier Guide