David E. Conner, 79

David E. Conner, 79, husband of Mary Sue (Altomare) Conner, passed away on Thursday, February 22, 2024, in Hawaii.

Born in Philadelphia, he was the son of the late Nancy (Bonner) Travetti and step-father William Travetti.

David proudly served in the United States Air Force. After his service, he was a police officer in Philadelphia for 25 years. Following his retirement from law enforcement, David worked at the Marriott in Conshohocken and Pfizer in Collegeville. David enjoyed golfing, traveling around the world, and being a loving companion. He loved all sports and was a dedicated Philadelphia Sports fan. David was a longtime member of St. Teresa of Calcutta Church.

David was survived by his wife, Mary Sue (Altomare), to whom he was devoted and dedicated for 56 years. He is survived by his children Danielle (Conner) Burgess, Suzanne (Conner) Szekeres, wife of Michael, and Michael Conner; brother Gary Conner, husband of Jane; grandchildren Jack, Austin, and Reese Burgess; Anna, John, and Jane Szekeres; and Hailey and Sean Conner. He is predeceased by his brother, John Conner.

A mass of Christian burial will be held on Thursday, March 14, 2024, at 11:00 AM at St. Teresa of Calcutta Roman Catholic Church (256 Swamp Pike, Schwenksville, PA 19473), with Fr. Paul Brandt officiating. A visitation will also be held on Thursday, March 14, 2024, before the funeral mass from 9:30-10:50 AM at the church. The family will hold the burial at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the charity of your choice in David’s name.

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Sincere condolences to the Conner family.
Peace and comfort…prayers for all.
In sympathy,
Mark Gibbons, Philadelphia

3/11/2024 6:53:23 PM

To Mary Sue and her entire family. You have our deepest condolences in your loss of David. Prayers to you and family??

~ Larry DiGiulio
3/6/2024 6:19:44 PM

I am praying for you all during this difficult time! He had to be a wonderful man because his children are amazing! RIP

~ Kathy Stillman Collegeville, PA
3/5/2024 9:20:21 PM

So sorry to hear of your loss. Prayers for all! Kathi Connor’s sister.

~ Jane Francisco
3/5/2024 4:13:50 PM

Our sincere condolences to you and your family.

With love, The Ravitz Family

~ Andrea Ravitz Avon, CT
3/5/2024 9:12:42 AM

My Sincere Condolences to Suzanne and the family on the Great loss of their Husband, Father and Friend. May he rest in peace. John

~ John O’Donnell
3/5/2024 5:00:15 AM

Sending healing prayers to the Conner family in this difficult time of loss and grief. Love to Philly and her family.

~ Norma Wesson Sonora, CA
3/4/2024 8:26:12 PM

My deepest condolences to you Mary Sue & your entire family. We always enjoyed your family visits & David was “one of us” from the start. He will be missed. Much love to you all. Love, Cousin Mary Beth

~ Mary DiGiulio Windber, PA
3/4/2024 8:02:33 PM

I did not know David, but his children are a testimony to the man . God let him rest with you and may his family rest in Jesus.

~ John O Donnell Dublin, Dublin
3/4/2024 8:02:19 PM

Dear Mary Sue and family,
My deep sympathies to all of you. I remember David being a fun loving guy, and Regina has always spoken about him with great fondness over the years and would say he had a heart of gold. I am so sorry for your great and unexpected lost. I will be keeping you in my prayers. God bless.
With sincere sympathy,

~ Noreen Gallagher
3/4/2024 7:59:40 PM