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William Jake (Knerr) O'Connor

August 10, 1971 June 9, 2018
William Jake  (Knerr) O'Connor
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Obituary for William Jake (Knerr) O'Connor

William Jake O'Connor (aka William David Knerr Jr.)

Age 46 of Boise, Idaho formerly of Owosso passed away Saturday, June 9, 2018.

Funeral services will be held 4pm Saturday, June 16, 2018 at Nelson-House Funeral Homes, Owosso Chapel with Pastor Marlene Webster officiating. Burial will follow at Oak Hill Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Friday, June 15 from 4pm to 8pm.

William was born August 10, 1971 in Owosso, the son of William Knerr and Katherine (Shavrnoch) Knerr.

He graduated from Owosso High School, Class of 1989 and Cooley Law School, Class of 2010. William served in the United States Marines and was an active member of The Innocence Project and Sons of the American Revolution.

He was an avid outdoorsman and especially enjoyed hunting, fishing, hiking, white water rafting, palm trees and trips to the beach. Most of all William loved spending time with his children.

He was an attorney for the past 7 years at O'Connor Law PLLC in Boise, ID.

William is survived by his children Macy A. (Luke) Lockard, Lauren E. O'Connor and Jake O'Connor and their mother Aimee; mother Katherine; sister Susan Knerr; other loving family and friends.

He was predeceased by his father.

Memorial contributions are suggested to GoFund Me- William O'Connor Memorial by his children, Idaho Innocence Project where William volunteered for them and had a passion to help free wrongly convicted or TIPS (Trauma Intervention Project Inc) which helps families in the first few hours of a traumatic situation.

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4:00 PM 6/15/2018 4:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 6/15/2018 8:00:00 PM
Owosso Chapel

120 E. Mason Street
Owosso, MI 48867

Owosso Chapel
120 E. Mason Street Owosso 48867 MI
United States





4:00 PM 6/16/2018 4:00:00 PM
Owosso Chapel

120 E. Mason Street
Owosso, MI 48867

Owosso Chapel
120 E. Mason Street Owosso 48867 MI
United States

Cemetery Details


Oak Hill Cemetery Final Resting Place

1101 S. Washington Street
Owosso, MI 48867

1101 S. Washington Street Owosso 48867 MI
United States

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