W. Willson O'Connell1
O'Connell married Patti Hoover.
- W. Willson O'Connell has been living in Short Hills, N.J. since 1970. In March 1962, he married Patti Hoover of Bethesda, Md. They have three sons and seven grandchildren ranging in ages 4months to 14 years. Willson was employed by CIBC, a Canadian bank to run their New York trust company for 21 years, and UMB bank of Kansas City to do the same thing for 8 years. He also worked part-time for Chase Bank before fully retiring.
He enjoys genealogy research saying it gives us a greater appreciation to those who are responsible for our values and society we now enjoy.
Boating and fishing still remain past times.
He believes that one of the greatest things in life is the people you meet along the way, and some of the best are in the Class of "55".