Ronald Edward O’Connor was born in San Francisco, California on July 17, 1933 to Vincent O’Connor & Mary McNicoll. Ron married Beverly Betters on June 20, 1959 and lived in Madera, California for 10 years then moved to Danville California. Ron was married for 61 years. The O’Connors were The Last Kings of Ireland!! Ron Graduated from Placer Union High School in 1952. Ron was in The Army – 20th Infantry Regiment.
Ron traveled to Holy Lands, Asia, Mexico, Hawaii, Ireland, USA, Canada, Korea, Europe, Alaska, South America, and China. Ron was President of the Fraternity at Fresno State – DeltaSigmaPhi, St. Vincent De Paul, Pacific Standard Supply, St. Joachim’s Parish – Madera, California – Parish Council, Madera 20/30 Club, and Golden State Lumber Association.
Ron played Basketball at Gonzaga University, and Baseball. He was a pitcher, and 1st baseman. Ron’s personal qualities included a great sense of humor, expressive of his Catholic Faith, very friendly, generous and always helped others. Ron was Irish, lived a family life, very loving, patient, respectful, and honest!
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