1945 – 2017
Dennis Michael O’Connor Owner of Manhattan recruiting agency, The Gromwell Group Dennis Michael O’Connor, 71, of Tequesta, Fla., passed away peacefully on Wednesday, March 22, 2017, after a long battle with cancer.
Dennis was born on June 27, 1945, in New York, N.Y., to Joseph and Catherine O’Connor. Dennis grew up in Bayside, N.Y., and graduated from Bishop Loughlin Memorial High School in Brooklyn, N.Y. He continued his education at Manhattan College, earning a bachelor of science degree in political science.
Dennis spent his career working in the recruiting industry. He owned and operated The Gromwell Group in Manhattan, where he spent countless hours assisting job seekers, building relationships, and mentoring his staff.
Outside of the office, he loved spending time on the golf course and traveling. To all who knew him, Dennis was the life of the party who loved bringing friends and family together. He welcomed all with an open heart and listening ear. His positive nature was infectious and an inspiration to all.
Dennis is survived by his son, Brian of Garwood, N.J.; daughter, Meghan Ruppenstein; son-in-law, Marc, and his two beloved grandchildren of Ridgefield, Conn. He was preceded in death by his brother, Robert O’Connor, who he will happily reunite with in heaven. A memorial service will be held on Saturday, April 29, 2017, at 11 a.m. at The Presbyterian Church in Westfield, N.J. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Wounded Warrior Project, P.O. Box 758517, Topeka, Kan. 66675-8517.
Published in Star-Ledger on Apr. 11, 2017
O’Connor, Dennis Michael [MC???? RIP]
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I believe that Dennis is a member of the Class of 1972.
May He Rest In Peace.
McEneney, Mike (MC1953)
[JR: Thanks, Mike. Much appreciated.]
O’Connor, Dennis Michael [MC1972 RIP]
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Colon, Philip J. (MC1962) added this request to his prayer circle.
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