94-year old James Francis O’Connell of Jasper passed away Saturday at Brookside Village in Jasper. 

He is survived by his wife,

Racine O’Connell

8 children

Pat O’Connell of Terre Haute,

Therese Hochstetler of Jasper

Kathleen Abernathy in Albuquerque, New Mexico.

Mike O’Connell in Springville, Indiana,

Katie O’Connell in Bloomington,

Jim O’Connell of Paoli,

Dan O’Connell of Portage, Michigan

and Kevin O’Connell of Elk River, MN.

Several grandchildren and great  grandchildren also survive.

Funeral services for 94-year old James O’Connell of Jasper will be at 10 am Friday in St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Jasper with burial to follow in Fairview Cemetery.

Friends may call for visitation from from 5 till 8 pm Thursday and Friday morning from 9 till 9:30 am at the Becher – Kluesner North Chapel in Jasper.

Memorial contributions may be made to the monks of St. Meinrad, Gethsemani, and the Carmelite Sisters of Terre Haute.