The Joplin Globe, Joplin, MO

October 14, 2012

Dean T. Connor

The Joplin Globe

Tooele, Utah — Dean Toby Connor II, 34, passed away Oct. 9, 2012 in Tooele, Utah.

Toby was born on Oct. 3, 1978, in Kansas City, Kan. to Dora Dyerson Connor and Dean Connor. He Attended Sarcoxie Jr. High where he played football. Toby graduated from Carthage High School where he played football, ran track and wrestled. He worked for Speedco truck center in Joplin where he was an assistant manager for the past six years and the past year in Tooele, Utah. He enjoyed M.M.A. cage fighting.

Toby is survived by his parents; one sister, Leila Caddick, of Aurora, Mo.;  and one brother, William Connor, of Joplin, Mo.; a daughter, Aianna Testerman, of Granby, Mo.; three nieces; and three nephews.

Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2012, at Ulmer Funeral Home Carthage, Mo.

Contributions can be made in memory of Toby for his daughter Aiannas education in care of Ulmer Funeral Home.

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Arrangements are under the direction of Ulmer Funeral Home.