Who is Joseph O’Connell?
Joseph O’Connell was is the husband of Pat Hitchcock. Pat Hitchcock, the famed film director Alfred Hitchcock’s daughter, has died.
She died in her Thousand Oaks, California, home.
Pat Hitchcock was 93 years old and her husband Joseph O’Connell was 67-70 years old.
The couple had 3 daughters named Mary Alma Stone, who was born on 17 April 1953, Teresa “Tere” Carrubba who was born on 2 July 1954, and Kathleen “Katie” Fiala who was born on 27 February 1959.
They have also 6 grandchildren, and 8 great-grandchildren.
Joseph O’Connell And Pat Hitchcock
On January 17, 1952, the pair married in New York’s St. Patrick’s Cathedral’s Our Lady Chapel. He stayed out of the spotlight, unlike his actress wife and her father, so it’s unclear what he did for a job.
Pat never remarried after his death on January 21, 1994.
Hitchcock knew she wanted to be an actor since she was a child. She began acting on stage and playing summer stock in the early 1940s. Her father was instrumental in her landing a role in the Broadway production of Solitaire (1942).
She also starred in the Broadway drama Violet as the main protagonist.
Pat Hitchcock Death Cause
Hitchcock died at his home in Thousand Oaks, California, on August 9, 2021. The cause of death is yet unknown.