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FRANK J. O'CONNELL, JR.


 

Sessions

Session Position District Party
1967 120 Republican
1968 120 Republican
1969 120 Republican
1970 120 Republican
1971 120 Republican
1972 120 Republican
1973 120 Republican
1974 120 Republican
1975 Minority Caucus Chairman 120 Republican
1976 Minority Caucus Chairman 120 Republican
1977 120 Republican
1978 120 Republican
 Counties   Luzerne

Biography

12/26/1926 - 01/31/2004

O’CONNELL, Frank J., Jr., a Representative from Luzerne County; born in Larksville, Luzerne County, Pa., December 26, 1923; graduated, St. Mary’s High School; served, United States Army (2 years); restaurateur; elected, council, Kingston Borough (1960-1971); elected as a Republican to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives for the 1967 term and served 5 more consecutive terms; elected, House Minority Caucus Chairman (1975-1976); appointed, Joint State Government Commission (1975-1976); not a candidate for reelection to the House (1978); elected, Pennsylvania State Senate (1979-August 31, 1985); appointed, Pennsylvania Commission on Interstate Cooperation (1979-1980); appointed, Legislative Budget and Finance Committee (1979-1984); died, January 31, 2004 in Port St. Lucie, St. Lucie County, Florida.