Joan L. Connor, 83, of Auburn, died Sunday October 26, 2014 in the Life Care Center after an illness.

Her husband William P. Connor, Sr. predeceased her.

She is survived by her children; William P. Connor, Jr. and his wife Shirley of Worcester, John F. Connor and his wife Susan of Baytown, TX, Daniel M. Connor of Leicester, Earl T. Connor of Wyman, ME, Shelley A. Renaud, and her husband Kenneth of Spencer, and Judy Andreoli and her husband Mark of Auburn, 15 grandchildren, and 12 great grandchildren, a brother William W. Wilson of Worcester, and Cheryl Hennigan of Millbury, and several nieces and nephews.

She is predeceased by her son Robert Connor, and by her brother Earl G. Wilson, and sisters, Barbara DeMarco, and Dorothy Wilson.

Joan was born in Worcester. She was the daughter of the late Earl and Minnie (Wentworth) Wilson. She was educated in Worcester schools.

Mrs. Connor worked as a press operator at American Bank Stationary prior to raising her family.

Joan loved to solve crossword puzzles, take trips to the casino; she was an avid reader and loved to crochet.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend calling hours held Thursday, October 30, 2014 from 9:30-11 AM to be followed by a funeral service at 11 AM in the Britton-Wallace Funeral Home, 91 Central St. in Auburn. Burial will follow in Hillside Cemetery.

Please omit flowers and consider making a donation to a worthy charity.

To leave a message of condolence for the family or to view the Book of Memories, please visit brittonfuneralhomes.com.