Rev. Joseph Connors, S.V.D., 79, passed away Oct. 4, 2006, loving son of the late Michael and Catherine Connors; dear brother of Sr. Adria Connors, Jack Connors and Teresa Hanley. Wake Service Sunday 7 p.m. at the Divine Word Residence Chapel, where Funeral Mass will be held Monday at 10:30 a.m. Interment St. Mary Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts may be made in the name of Father Connors for the retirement of our missionaries at Divine Word Residence, 1901 Waukegan Rd., P.O. Box 6000, Techny, IL 60082. Arrangements by N.H. Scott & Hanekamp Funeral Home. Info, 847-998-1020. Published in the Chicago Tribune on 10/7/2006.