Welcome to the memorial page for

Julia Mae O'Connor

October 1, 1918 ~ April 28, 2017 (age 98)

Julia Mae O'Connor, age 98, formerly of Dorr, passed away on April 28, 2017 at the Allegan General Hospital in Allegan, MI. 


She was born on October 1, 1918 to Con and Sarah (Ramsey) Sheridan in St. Francisville, IL. Julia married Aaron Schoolman who preceded her in death on August 24th, 1970. On June 26th, 1976, she married Matt O’ Connor and he preceded her in death June 2nd, 2010. Julia was known for being  very neat and tidy, along with being an excellent cook.

She was a member of Burnips United Methodist Church for many years.


Julia is survived by, three daughters, Shirley (Doug) Greiffendorf, Betty (Gene) Collick, Sandra Viergutz; Five Step-daughters, Donna (Paul) Burmania, Barbara (Don) Thompson, Lavonne (Phil) Chenier, Bonnie (Jim) Teunissen, Cheryl (Ed) Davis; Three Step-sons, Wayne (Judy) O’Connor, Russell ( Janice) O’Connor, Dale (Terri) O’Connor; over 100 hundred grandchildren, great-grandchildren and 1 great-great-grandson, sister Peggy (Carl) Dostie and sister-in-law’s; Ruby Sheridan and Mary O’Connor.


She was preceded in death by 5 brothers including her twin brother Ray, 4 sisters, step-son Scott O’Connor, grandsons Jody Collick and Greg Burmania, son-in-law Jerry Viergutz.


Visitation will be on May 5th, 2017 at Kubiak-Cook Funeral Services, Dorr, MI from 3pm until 7pm.

Private family graveside services will be held on Saturday at the Salem Township Cemetery.


Memorials are suggested to the St. Jude’s Children Hospital or the Williams Syndrome Association. Online condolences can be given at

Charitable donations may be made to:

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
501 St. Jude Place, Memphis TN 38105
Tel: 1-800-805-5856

Williams Syndrome Association

 Service Information

May 5, 2017

3:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Kubiak-Cook Funeral Services - Dorr Chapel
4330 18th St.
Dorr, MI 49323

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