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Brother Antony O’Connor, RIP

Brother Antony O’Connor of the District of Eastern North America passed away January 24, 2013 at Briarcliff Manor Nursing Home in Johnston, RI.

Sunday, January 27, 2013
Christian Brothers Center Community (Blue Room)
635 Ocean Road
Narragansett, RI  02882-1314
Viewing from 3:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.

Monday, January 28, 2013
Our Lady Star of the Sea Chapel
Christian Brothers Center
Mass of Christian Burial at 9:00 a.m.
Burial in Brothers’ cemetery to follow

Born Michael B. O’Connor in Newport, RI, on May 28, 1923
Died at Briarcliff Manor Nursing Home, Johnston, RI on January 24, 2013
Entered the Barrytown, NY, Novitiate on June 25, 1940
Received the Religious Habit and Name, Brother Antony Cyril on September 7, 1940
Pronounced Perpetual Vows in Oakdale, NY, on August 2, 1948

1945-1946, Brooklyn, NY, Bishop Loughlin High School: teacher
1946-1947, New York, NY, St. Bernard’s High School: teacher
1947-1950, Brooklyn, NY, St. Augustine High School: teacher
1950-1951, Troy, NY, La Salle Academy: teacher
1951-1956, Manila, PHILIPPINES, De La Salle College: teacher
1956-1957, Buffalo, NY, St. Joseph’s Collegiate Institute: teacher
1957-1962, Brooklyn, NY, St. Augustine High School: teacher
1962-1966, Santa Fe, NM, College of Santa Fe: teacher
1966-1969, Washington, D.C., The Catholic University: assistant professor
1969-1972, Cambridge, ENGLAND, De La Salle House: exchange teacher
1972-1973, Memphis, TN, Christian Brothers College: teacher
1973-1978, Bethlehem, ISRAEL, Bethlehem University: executive vice-president
1978-1979, Oakdale, NY, La Salle Military Academy: Study Grant at L.I.U.
1979-1982, Manila, PHILIPPINES, De La Salle University: teacher
1982-1983, Romeoville, IL, Christian Brothers: fund raising
1983-2001, Newport, RI, Salve Regina University: teacher, writer-editor
2001-2004, Narragansett, RI, Christian Brothers Center: registrar
2004-2008, Narragansett, RI, Christian Brothers Center: administrative assistant
2008-2008, Narragansett, RI, Christian Brothers Center: retired
2008-2013, Johnston, RI, Briarcliff Nursing Home: retired