Madison O'Connor

Obituary of Madison O'Connor

Madison X. O’Connor, 22, of Upper Pottsgrove, PA passed away on Friday, May 19, 2017 at his home.

Madison was born July 18, 1994 in Pottstown, PA. He was a son of Michelle Savino-O’Connor and Roland T. O’Connor.

He was a loving, energetic, humorous, and charming individual. Madison won the SEPA Middle School Wrestling Championship in Norristown, PA. He was also on Team Pennsylvania’s Middle School National Championship Wrestling Team. He was an All-State lineman for Pottsgrove High School and also threw shot-put. He continued his football career into college. He made many everlasting friendships along the way. One of his favorite shows to watch was Grey’s Anatomy. Madison was a loved person and always knew how to put a smile on everyone's face. As one of Madison's favorite movies, The Sandlot, has said, "Remember kid, there are heroes and there are legends: Heroes get remembered, but legends never die". Madison's legend will be everlasting and will be missed by many.

In addition to his parents, he is survived by:

One Sister: Marissa F. O’Connor

Eight Cousins: Nicholas Savino, Olivia Savino, Nicole Savino Fulmer, Melissa Savino King, Jessica Savino, Jordan Gabourie, Alex Gabourie, and Taylor Gabourie

Baby Cousin: Addison Fulmer

Close Relatives: William Savino, Lynn Savino, Dona Savino, and Geraldine Savino

Paternal Grandparents: Roland J. O’Connor and Judith A. Connors

Aunts and Uncles: Nicholas Savino and his wife, Kimberly; Matthew Savino and his wife, Carol; Patricia O’Connor; Cindy Gabourie and her husband, Paul

Great Aunt: R.V. Michelle Caron of Delaware

He is pre-deceased by:

Maternal Grandparents: Francis X. Savino and Florence Savino

A viewing will take place on Thursday, May 25, 2017 from 9-11 AM at the Houck & Gofus Funeral Home, Inc., 955 N. Charlotte St., Pottstown, PA 19464. A Life Celebration will follow at 11 AM. Interment will take place after the service at St. Aloysius New Cemetery, Pottstown, PA. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to help defray funeral expenses at https://www.gofundme.com/madisons-memorial Online condolences may be made to the family at www.houckgofusfuneralhome.com