Memorial for Daniel John Connors ’08
Connors, Daniel John age 32, Fortified with the Sacraments of Holy Mother the Church, passed away Sunday, August 26, 2018, surrounded by family and friends. Dan was a graduate of Assumption, Mattese grade school, DeSmet High School, and Millikin University (Decatur, IL) with a degree in Vocal Music Education. He was General Manager of Olive Mediterranean Grill, Chicago, IL. Dan loved music, theater, was a patron of the Opera and a member of the 2004 International Gold Medal Chorus-The Ambassadors of Harmony. He will be remembered for his intelligence, musical talent, work ethic and friendship. Survived by parents, Mike and Julie Connors; siblings, Kelly (Dan) Eldridge, Kevin, Kyle (Kelly Howe), and Colleen; nieces Ellie and Emily Eldridge; friends Adelaide Lee, Beck Kramer, Steve Moore, and Julie Henson. Dan was preceded in death by his grandparents Larry and Jean Vogler; Bart and Davina Connors and his Godmother Jan Czarnecki. He is loved by his aunts PJ, Vicki, Chrissy, Monica, Mary, Shelly, Patrice and Jodi; uncles Dan, Kevin, Tim, James, Bruce, Jay, Bart, and Tom, Godfather Mike Cashman and many cousins. Services: A funeral Mass with burial of cremains is Saturday, September 8 at noon at Assumption Catholic Church, 4725 Mattis Road, St. Louis, MO 63128, and interment in the parish cemetery. Luncheon follows in the parish center. In lieu of flowers, Masses are preferred or donations to music or theater foundations or charities of your choice.
Published in St. Louis Post-Dispatch on Sept. 6, 2018