Last updated on July 28, 2021
THERESE ANNE “TERRI” O’CONNELL (1957-2021), 63, Tobyhanna, passed away Sunday, June 27, 2021, while surrounded by family at home. She was the widow of Charles Matthew O’Connell IV with whom she shared 30 years of marriage at the time of his death on October 19, 2014.
Born on August 5, 1957, in New Brunswick, NJ, she was the daughter of the late John and Mary (Mailloux) Kingston and lived in Monroe County since 1993 having previously resided in Parsippany, Elizabeth, and Roselle Park, NJ.
She was a member of St. Luke’s Roman Catholic Church in Stroudsburg.
Terri was an avid M&M’s and Coca-Cola lover, was a Giants fan, and loved crosswords, Sudoku, and card games.
She loved her grandchildren and was formerly active in Scouts following her sons closely by as they all achieved the rank of Eagle Scout. She always looked forward to Wednesday phone calls with her baby brother Sean.
Surviving are four sons, Charles Matthew V, PA, John Patrick (Kathleen), Tobyhanna, Daniel Justyn (Janaé), Tobyhanna, and Kyle Joseph (Rebecca), East Stroudsburg; six grandchildren; two brothers, Sean Francis Kingston (Michelle), Humboldt, TN, and John Joseph Kingston, III (Stefania), Mountainside, NJ; and nieces and nephews.
Interment was at Laurelwood Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial remembrances may be made to Lehigh Valley Hospice House -Pocono, 502 VNA Road East Stroudsburg, PA 18301.