Maureen Ellen O’Connell, age 63, of Pigeon Falls, WI, died peacefully on Tuesday (July 31, 2018) at the Gundersen Lutheran Hospital in La Crosse, WI, surrounded by family and friends.

She was born on January 10, 1955 to the late Bernard and Catherine (Deegan) O’Connell.

Maureen graduated from Plymouth High School. Her adult life was spent in the Eau Claire area where she was close to her guardian brother: Jack. Her last years were spent at the Pigeon Falls Health Care Center Nursing Home.

Maureen was loved by all who knew her and she also loved all of those she knew. She liked the simple things in life such as anything purple, board games, praying the rosary and her purse full of make-up.

She is survived by her sister; Mary O’Connell of Tucson, AZ, her brother; James (Priscilla) O’Connell of Sheboygan Falls, WI. Loving nieces and nephews; Kathleen (Bob) Tournour of Plymouth, WI, Bridget (Jeff) Long of Kohler, WI, Patrick (Holly) O’Connell of West Bend, WI, Sean O’Connell of Eau Claire, WI, and Tim O’Connell of Big Lake, MN. Sister-in-law; Ellen O’Connell of Eau Claire, WI and also by 12 great nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents and One brother; John “Jack” O’Connell.

Memorial Mass was held on Monday (August 6, 2018) at 5:00 P.M. at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church in Plymouth. Father Philip Reifenberg, pastor of the Church officiated and inurnment will be in the Parish Cemetery.

Visitation was held at the CHURCH on Monday (August 6) from 4:00 P.M. until the time of Mass.

In lieu of flowers, a memorial fund is being established in Maureen’s name.

The Suchon funeral Home and Cremation Services is serving the family. For online condolences, please visit

A special Thank you to the staff at Pigeon Falls Health Care Center for all their kind and loving care.

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