Delilah Kuhn O'Connor

Obituary of Delilah Kuhn O'Connor

Delilah “Mickey” Kuhn O’Connor, age 91 of Blissfield passed away peacefully at her home in the presence of her family, Hospice of Lenawee and her special caregiver, Leslie Massengill on Tuesday, November 21, 2017.  She was born on May 23, 1926 in Hudson, MI to DeWayne and Eva (Rice) McNair. On May 31, 1949 she married Bernard “Bub” Kuhn and he preceded her in death in 1982. She then married Dorman O’Connor on March 23, 1993, he also precedes her in death.  

Mickey was a member of the Rollin Baptist Church and attended Blissfield Baptist Church. She worked for M & S Manufacturing as a machine operator until her retirement in 1989. She mentored children at Lincoln Elementary School in Hudson, volunteered at Blissfield Place and was active with the Bliss-Liewert Senior Center, delivering meals on wheels.

Surviving Mickey are her children, Timothy (Leta) Kuhn of Onsted, MI, Bonnie (Michael) Hayes of Jackson, MI, and Linda (Fred) Smith of Blissfield, MI; many grandchildren including, Robert (Brittany) Kuhn, Lacy Kuhn; many great-grandchildren, including, Bristol Smith, Sheranna Wilson, Gavin Baugh, Sherman Wilson IV, Jase Kuhn and numerous nieces and nephews.She was preceded in death by her parents, two husbands, brothers, Harold and Charles, sister, Chana Bail, grandson, Matthew Richard Smith and step-daughters, Betty Frantz, Joyce Wetzel and Nancy Stephens.

Funeral services for Mickey will be held on Monday, November 27, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. at the Anderson-Rudd Funeral Home, Blissfield with Pastor Tom Frantz officiating.  Mickey will be laid to rest on Monday at 1:30 p.m. in Hudson at Maple Grove Cemetery.  Visitation will take place on Sunday, November 26, 2017 from 2-6 p.m. at the Anderson-Rudd Funeral Home, Blissfield. Condolences for the family may be left at www.andersonfuneralservices.com . Memorial contributions for Mickey may be given to the Blissfield Community Food bank, housed at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, Blissfield.  Envelopes are available at the Anderson-Rudd Funeral Home, Blissfield.