Paul H. “Hutch” O’Connor, 36, of Long Branch, passed away June 24. Paul was born in Elizabeth, and lived in Fanwood before moving to Long Branch five years ago. Paul graduated in 2000 from Scotch Plains-Fanwood High School where he played baseball. He was an avid Yankees and Giants fan. Paul also enjoyed playing darts, snowboarding, boating and fishing. He worked for Westfield Pest Control for the past several years.
Paul is survived by his mother Nancy O’Connor; father James R. O’Connor and his wife Carol; and his two brothers, James Martini and Casey J. O’Connor; along with many dear friends. Funeral services are private and a memorial service may be planned at a later date.
Paul’s family would like you to know how much they appreciate the kind words and sympathy that have already been expressed and encourage you to share your stories about Paul.
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