Cookie Cruise Raises Funds for the Bob O’Connor Foundation

By Patricia Sheridan / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

corey-oconnor-judy-oconnor-heidy-oconnor-garth-and-fr-terry-oconnor_420It was anchors aweigh for lovers of cookies and candidates during the 21st annual O’Connor Cookie Cruise Wednesday night. Nearly 1,200 gathered on the Gateway Clipper’s dock and 850 boarded the ship to sail around the Point and enjoy a picnic dinner while supporting the Bob O’Connor Foundation. Hosts Judy O’Connor and son Corey (with Katie) greeted guests as they boarded along with other O’Connor family members including the Rev. Terry, Heidy and Rich Garth. Passengers included county Executive Rich Fitzgerald, Jack Wagner, Chelsa Wagner, Katie McGinty, Roz Neiman, Joyce McCoy, Ashley Albert, Bill Peduto, Khari Mosley and Brad Koplinski.

First Published August 27, 2013 12:00 am

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