Rebecca Hyler O?Connell, 86, of Bumpass died Thursday, April 14, 2011.
She was born July 24, 1924 in Cascade Va to the late John Monroe Hyler and Lena Livingston Martin. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Warren Donald O?Connell, their youngest daughter Theresa Lynne O?Connell, a sister Nancy H. Stultz, and five brothers, Edwin William Hyler, John Foster Hyler, James Boyd Hyler, George Benjamin Hyler, and Woodrow Wilson Hyler.
Rebecca is survived by her five sons, George D. O?Connell and his wife Doris, John V. O?Connell and his wife Cynthia, Patrick E. O?Connell and his wife Cathy, Joseph G. O?Connell and his wife Mary Leighton, Daniel T. O?Connell Sr and his wife Karren, all of Bumpass, her two daughters Mary O?Clough and her husband Frank of Mineral, Rebecca O. Jaciuk and her husband Romko of Ashland, a sister, Marie H. Heneveld of Grand Rapids Mi, and 19 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends at Immaculate Conception Church, 1107 Fredericks Hall Road, Bumpass on Friday April 15 from 6:00pm to 8:00pm, with the Rosary at 7:30pm. A Mass will be held on Saturday April 16 at 1:00pm. Interment will follow at Hillcrest Cemetery in Louisa.
In lieu of flower donations, the family requests donations be made to Immaculate Conception Building Fund, 1107 Fredericks Hall Road, Bumpass VA 23024 or the American Cancer Society, c/o Trudy Clifton, 113 Tallpines Ave, Locust Grove, VA 22508.