Janet O'Rourke

Obituary of Janet O'Rourke

Janet Marie O’Rourke, age 86, passed away peacefully in Mooresville, NC on January 5th 2022. Born in Wilmington, DE she graduated from Saint Francis’ Nursing School in Wilmington, DE and worked as a RN in numerous hospitals. She held her longest tenure at Johns Hopkins in Baltimore, MD. She enjoyed sports, as well as arts and crafts and keeping up with latest updates in modern medicine. She raised her 5 boys in White Marsh, MD and later retired to Ocean City, NJ with her late husband Frank. Most importantly, Janet reveled in raising and later watching her boys succeed in life and the same with her 9 grandchildren. Survivors include Children Fran and Sue O’Rourke, John and Laura O’Rourke, Jim and Laura Dadagian-O’Rourke, Joe and Beth O’Rourke; Brother James Connor and Sister in Laws Patricia Connor and Sharon Kahkonen; Grandchildren Ashley O’Rourke, Zach O’Rourke (Kristen), Kathleen Holden (Tanner), Andy O’Rourke, Shannon O’Rourke, Julia O’Rourke, Erin O’Rourke, Sean O’Rourke and Aidan O’Rourke and great-grandchildren Cameron and Blair O’Rourke. Janet was preceded in death by her parents John and Mary Connor; husband Frank O’Rourke; son Michael O’Rourke; sisters Joan and Marie Connor and brother Jerry Connor. Her Memorial Mass will be offered Monday, May 16th at 11 o'clock from St. Augustine's RC Church of St. Damien Parish, 13th Street at Wesley Avenue, Ocean City, NJ. Memorials may be given to American Cancer Society or American Diabetes Society.
Monday
16
May

Mass

11:00 am
Monday, May 16, 2022
St. Augustine's Church Of St. Damien Parish
13th Street And Wesley Avenue
Ocean City, New Jersey, United States
Monday
16
May

Final Resting Place

12:15 pm
Monday, May 16, 2022
Cape May County Veterans Cemetery
Crest Haven Road
Cape May Court House, New Jersey, United States
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