John O'Connor III, the husband of retired Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O'Connor, died Wednesday in Phoenix of complications from Alzheimer's disease, according to an announcement from the Court. He was 79. O'Connor, an accomplished lawyer in his own right, worked with Miller & Chevalier and Bryan Cave after his wife was appointed to the Supreme Court in 1981.
Justice O'Connor's Husband Dead at 79
The National Law Journal
November 11, 2009