ORAN - Sylvia Marie Hooker McConnell, 84, died May 29, 2006, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau.
Born May 17, 1922, in Oran, daughter of the late Werner Washington and Rosa Ann Schlosser Hooker, she was a member of the Guardian Angel Catholic Church in Oran, St. Ann's Sodality, Morley V.F.W. Ladies Auxiliary 5368 and Cape Girardeau Disabled American Veterans Auxiliary Chapter 16.
On Jan. 30, 1940, she married Floyd R. McConnell, who survives of the home.
Other survivors include: two sons and daughters-in-law, Merlin and Johnetta McConnell of Scott City and Eddie and Rebecca McConnell of Oran; one brother and sister-in-law, John Wilburn and Evelyn Hooker of Pharr, Texas; four grandchildren, Van (Angela) McConnell of Oran, Ginger (Brent) Rampley of Benton, Lance (Cindy) McConnell of Jackson, Tim (Lesli) McConnell of Scott City; and two stepgrandchildren, Lorena (Steve) Gebhardt of Oran and Lisa (Richard) Scherer of Benton; and seven great-grandchildren.
Friends may call at 4 p.m. today at the Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Oran, where parish prayers will be held at 6:30 p.m.
A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Thursday at Guardian Angel Catholic Church in Oran. The Rev. John Harth will officiate.
Burial will follow at 1 p.m. in the Missouri Veterans Cemetery in Bloomfield.
Pallbearers will be: Lance McConnell, Tim McConnell, Brent Rampley, Buster Bollinger, Jeryl Slinkard and Robert Burton.
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may be made to:
Southeast Missouri Hospice
760 S. Kingshighway, Suite C
Cape Girardeau, MO 63701