John W. O'Rourke

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John W. O'Rourke

John W. O'Rourke John W. O'Rourke Jr., of West Middlesex, passed away Saturday, Jan. 19, 2019, in UPMC Horizon Hospital, Farrell. He was 61.
Mr. O'Rourke was born July 18, 1957, in Sharon, a son of John and Iris (Divens) O'Rourke.
He was a lifelong area resident and a 1975 graduate of West Middlesex High School.
John managed the Circle K convenience store in Warren, Ohio.
Mr. O'Rourke enjoyed golfing and loved spending time with his grandchildren.
Besides his mother, John is survived by two brothers, James O'Rourke and his wife Diane, Hermitage, and Michael O'Rourke and his wife Wendy, Hubbard; and two grandsons, John O'Rourke IV and Parker O'Rourke.
John is preceded in death by his father, John O'Rourke; his wife, Brenda (Taranto) O'Rourke; and his son, John O'Rourke III.

John W. Jr., 61, of West Middlesex.
Calling hours: From 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Friday (1-25-19) in J. BRADLEY MCGONIGLE FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATORY INC., 1090 E. State St., Sharon. Online condolences may be sent to the family at
Service: Memorial service will be at 6:30 p.m. Friday (1-25-19) in the funeral home, with the Rev. Thomas Whitman, pastor of St. Joseph Church, Sharon, officiating.
Interment: America's Cemetery, Hermitage.
Published on January 23, 2019
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12 posts

Maureen Creed DiFeo
Jan 26, 2019
I am so sorry for your loss, your all in my prayers and god bless
Laura Dear
Jan 25, 2019
I am sad you are gone from us, but happy you are back with your old pal, Sally Dear, (my sister)....I know you two are laughing it up and planning your next practical joke/prank....EnJOY !
Tammy Black
Jan 24, 2019
Iā€™m so sorry for your loss. My sympathies to the family and friends. .
Keith Stanger
Jan 24, 2019
You will be greatly missed my friend. I will remember your sense of humor and your smile. You were a rare soul that made high school memorable. RIP.
Rhonda Bowman
Jan 24, 2019
You're with Aunt Brenda and John now. šŸ’™
Donna Rankin Misinay
Jan 24, 2019
Rest in peace John your gonna be missed sweet smile , and kind words, content://media/external/file/8199
Suzanne Vasconi
Jan 24, 2019
You will be greatly missed John. Your smile, that laugh of yours and those big hugs you always gave me every time I saw you. Love you John.
Garry Clarke
Jan 24, 2019
Rest in Peace John.
A fine gentle man who had a smile for everyone. Going to miss you my friend.
Shelly Nelson Campbell
Jan 24, 2019
I will never forget our high school days and how you made us all laugh. So sad. RIP my friend.
Warren Glass and Paint
Jan 24, 2019
Our sincere condolences on the loss of your brother. You are in our thoughts and prayers.
Amy Garnett
Jan 24, 2019
We are going to miss that smile. You we're the best. Love you
Tom Clarke
Jan 24, 2019
Johnny O you will be missed.