Michael James Connors, 55, Resident,
Owner of Intermission Tavern
Michael James Connors, 55, of Boston, passed away on August 22nd. Connors was a fixture on the Downtown Boston scene for many years through his work with theaters, Local #11 and as owner of the Intermission Tavern. He was very active in the community and could always be counted on for charitable events. He will be missed.
Connors was a brother in I.A.T.S.E. Local #11 since 1983. He worked locally on movies, stage and concerts before traveling for 16 years as a production technician on Broadway shows and rock and award shows before coming back to Boston where he became the property master at the Colonial Theater. In 2005, Connors became a restaurateur when he opened the Intermission Tavern at 228 Tremont St. He proudly celebrated 10 years in business with his loyal staff and friends in June.
CONNORS Michael James, 55 of Boston formerly of Hanover. April 14, 1960 – August 22, 2015. To the sadness of his loving family and friends, Michael died suddenly Saturday. Michael grew up in the Indian Head Village neighborhood of Hanover, MA and graduated with class of 1978. Michael was a brother in I.A.T.S.E. Local #11 since 1983. He worked locally on movies, stage and concerts before traveling for 16 years as a Production Technician on Broadway Shows, Rock and Award Shows before coming back to Boston and taking the Property Master position in the Colonial Theater. In 2005 Michael became a restaurateur when he established the Intermission Tavern in Boston’s Theater District. He proudly celebrated 10 years in business with his loyal staff and friends in June. Michael achieved an Associate’s Degree from the College of Basic Studies at Boston University and further studies at Framingham State University. Pre-deceased by his father Paul F Connors. Michael is lovingly survived by his mother Barbara A. Connors of Boston, his siblings Paul F. Jr. and Margaret of Johns Creek, GA, Margery A. of Brookline, Kevin M. and Mariann of Abington, Deborah M. of Atlanta, GA, Barbara A. of Rockland and his nephews and nieces, Paul III, Matthew, Kayla Schone, Leah Burke, Kevin Jr., Samantha and Cameron. Also survived by many extended family. Visiting hours in the Sullivan Funeral Home, 551 Washington Street, Rte. 53 HANOVER, MA Wednesday August 26, 2:00-4:00 P.M. and 7:00-9:00 P.M. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Mary of the Sacred Heart, 392 Hanover Street, Rte 139 in Hanover, Thursday August 27 at time to announced in Tuesdays paper. In lieu of flowers donations in Michael’s memory may be made to The Hanover Permanent Scholarship Fund for the Paul F. Connors Scholarship, PO Box 67, Hanover, MA 02339. For directions and time sign Michael’s online guest book, please visit SullivanFuneralHomes.com 781-878-0920 781-293-2020