Friday, October 21, 2016
Amsterdam, NY ,



Miriam Roehm McConnell

Thursday, August 14, 2014 - Updated: 10:18 AM

Miriam Roehm McConnell

January 31, 2014

Mrs. Miriam Roehm McConnell, born November 7,1922, died January 31, 2014 at Lutheran Haven in Oviedo Florida.

Beloved friend, wife and mother. Met and married her best friend, a WWII veteran E. John (Jack) McConnell who died in September 2009. They were married for 62 years. She was a devout Christian who was the youngest of eight children born to a Lutheran minister and his wife.

She graduated from Boston University and worked as an art teacher and substitute teacher for many years. She is survived by her children; son John McConnell of Boston and twin daughters; Marcia McConnell Hardell (husband Jeff) of Connecticut and Miriam McConnell Boots (husband Craig) of Louisiana. Also survived by five grandchildren; Ian McConnell, Cheney McConnell Harper, Jim, Jay, Jared Hardell and Great-granddaughters, Lyra and Willow Harper. A memorial service was held at Lutheran Haven, Oviedo, FL shortly after she died.

A memorial service will be held on Saturday August 16, 2014 at 1:00P.M. at the Betz, Rossi & Bellinger Funeral Home, 171 Guy Park Ave, Amsterdam, NY.

Interment will follow in Fairview Cemetery, Amsterdam.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Luke's Lutheran Church, 2021 West State Road 426, Oviedo, Florida, 32765.


Comments made about this article - 0 Total

Comment on this article

Subscribe to The Recorder


The Recorder Sports Schedule

Most Popular

    Area high school sports calendar
    Monday, October 17, 2016

    What's Happening
    Friday, October 14, 2016

    Arrests made in connection to welfare fraud
    Tuesday, October 18, 2016

    Police arrest suspect in armed NBT robbery
    Tuesday, October 18, 2016

    Kevin B. Cowles
    Tuesday, October 18, 2016

    B-P has one more regular season hurdle left
    Saturday, October 15, 2016

    Siemens' reps propose $2.8M facilities improvement plan for Amsterdam
    Wednesday, October 19, 2016

    Miami Ave. reopens to local traffic
    Saturday, October 15, 2016

    Francis W. 'Frankie' Pacillo
    Monday, October 17, 2016

    Fonda eyes state grant to improve pedestrian safety
    Saturday, October 15, 2016


Copyright © McClary Media, Inc.

Privacy Policies: The Recorder

Contact Us