Mary Eleanor O’Brien
January 12, 1925 - May 3, 2011
Mary Eleanor O’Brien, 86, of Stamford, died Tuesday, May 3rd, at home. She was the wife of the late Edward S. O’Brien.
Born in Dayton, Ohio, January 12, 1925, daughter of the late Stephen and Mary Julia Lawko Crane, she was a Stamford resident most of her life, and prior to retirement was an executive secretary for the Stamford Board of Education. Mrs. O’Brien especially enjoyed her home in Florida and the beach.
Survivors include her son; Daniel E. O’Brien, Sr., of Stamford, one brother; John Crane, of Virginia, three sisters; Barbara Engles, of New Milford, Charlotte Malvicini, of No. Carolina, and Beatrice Patterson, of Newburn, No. Carolina, two grandchildren; Caitlin Ann O’Brien and Daniel E. O’Brien, Jr.
Graveside services took place Friday morning, May 6th, at the family plot in Long Ridge Union Cemetery.
Memorial contributions are requested to Visiting Nurse and Hospice Care, 1266 East Main Street, Stamford, CT 06902-4108 [www.vnhcsw.org].