Dan L. O'Connor, 67, of Amarillo, passed away on Sunday, October 13, 2019, at his home.
Born in Iowa City, Iowa, he was the son of the late Warren O'Connor and Jacquelyn F. (Eastham) O'Connor. Dan was a 1970 graduate of Amarillo High School, Amarillo, Texas. He worked as a superintendent for several area general contractors, retiring in 2012. Dan was also a master carpenter and furniture maker. He greatly enjoyed following Sandie football trying to make as many games as possible. He was an active member of Freedom Baptist Church serving a deacon and helping with the food bank for many years.
Dan is survived by daughters, Shannon Tigart Woods, of Weatherford,Texas, and Courtney Tigart Hoffman, of Chicago, Illinois; granddaughter, Haley Woods, grandson, Morgan Parish, greatgrandson, Corey Rhoades; sister Jill O'Connor Duggan of Salisbury, NC. He was also survived by numerous nieces and nephews.
Dan was preceded in death by his loving wife, Sandra Blackwell O'Connor.
A celebration of life will be held at 2:00 pm on Friday, October 18, 2019, at Freedom Baptist Church, 900 Alta Vista Street, Amarillo, Texas, 79106. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Freedom Baptist Church.