James Edward Connor
Aug 8, 1940 – Aug 4, 2018
James Edward Connor Jr. of Des Moines WA passed away on August 8, 2018 at his home.
He was born on August 8, 1940 in Quincy, Massachusetts to James Connor Sr. and
Mary Ellen Connor (Keene).
James moved from Massachusetts to Seattle in 1964 to start his lifelong career as an Engineer for Boeing where he worked for over 35 years before retiring.
He spend much of his time hunting and fishing in Montana with his friend Ron who joined him on many of his trips throughout their 56 year friendship that started when they met in 1964.
James was a great dad to his sons Jason and Mike. He took them on many of his adventures when they were younger. He was always present and available for his children. James was very loyal to his family and friends and could always be counted on.
He is survived by his sons Jason Edward Connor and Mike Connor; Brother John Connor; Sister Mary Ellen Connor and his former spouse Linda Sarratt.
He was preceded in death by his parents James Sr. and Mary Ellen Connor.
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