Mom’s Story

Mom’s Story

On November 2, 1931, on a farm in County Mayo, Ireland, Kathleen O’Connor was born.  She was one of seven children, and she learned at a very young age how tough life can be.  Her mother died when she was 11 and she, her siblings and father simply had to do what...
Honoring My Parents

Honoring My Parents

I lost my mom on February 10, 2017, and my dad on June 20, 2017 –  both to small cell adenocarcinoma and both in the right lung. They both ended up with brain mets, and this was a life changing year for my family. We are a very close-knit family, and this took...
Mom’s Story

Mom’s Story

On November 2, 1931, on a farm in County Mayo, Ireland, my mother, Kathleen O’Connor, was born. She was one of seven children, and she learned at a very young age how tough life can be. Her mother died when she was 11, and she, her siblings and her father simply had...