Sally O'Connell

Obituary of Sally S. O'Connell

Sally S. O’Connell, 73, of Owego, passed away Monday, September 27, 2021 at home surrounded by her family. Sally was predeceased by her parents, Milton and Lucille Strait; brother, Edward Strait; sister, Kathleen Jackson. Sally is survived by her husband of 53 years, Dennis O’Connell; two sons and daughters-in-law, Michael and Lisa O’Connell; Mark and Sherry O’Connell; five grandchildren, Brayden, Leah, Jarrett, Jenna, Curtis; several nieces, nephews and cousins. Sally will be remembered for her relentless spirit and optimism. She was a best friend to many and her love for others was unconditional and eternal. Sally was a lifelong member of the Flemingville United Methodist Church. She worked in the Cafeteria with IBM, Loral and Lockheed Martin in Owego. Sally loved sharing her farm, horses and dogs with endless joy. Calling hours for Sally will be held on Friday, October 1, 2021 from 4 to 7 p.m. at the Estey, Munroe & Fahey Funeral Home, 15 Park St., Owego. Funeral services will be held Saturday at 10:00 a.m. at the funeral home. Services will be live streamed at www.emfaheyfuneralhome.com (click Sally’s obituary). As a special tribute to Sally. Family requests that in Sally’s honor if you have a picture of a past riding experience with Sally to please bring it with you to the calling hours. Burial will be in the Tioga Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made in Sally’s memory to St. Jude Childrens Research Hospitial, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105 or Kalis Klubhouse, P.O. Box 160, Apalachin, NY 13732. Condolences may be made to Sally’s family at www.emfaheyfuneralhome.com.
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Friday
1
October

Visitation at Funeral Home

4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Friday, October 1, 2021
Estey, Munroe & Fahey Funeral Home
15 Park Street
Owego, New York, United States
Saturday
2
October

Funeral Service

10:00 am
Saturday, October 2, 2021
Estey, Munroe & Fahey Funeral Home
15 Park Street
Owego, New York, United States

Final Resting Place

Tioga Cemetery
Waverly Road
Owego, New York, United States
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