John James O'Brien

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“We are so sorry for your loss, Judith. Our prayers are with you and all of John's family during this difficult time. May he rest in the arms of our...Read More »
1 of 8 | Posted by: Crawford & Pat Smith - Sheboygan, WI

“To all the OBrien kids: We are very sorry to hear about the loss of your dad, who was so full of life and love. He had a unique way of making...Read More »
2 of 8 | Posted by: - friend

“Our deepest sympathy to the members of the O'Brien family at John's passing. You are in our thoughts and prayers. ”
3 of 8 | Posted by: Tim and Jelaine Scannell - Eden, WI

“"To know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived. This is to have succeeded." Ralph Waldo Emerson. My condolences Judith and O...Read More »
4 of 8 | Posted by: Tina Potte - FDL, WI

“I'm so sorry for your loss. May the words at Isaiah 35:5,6 give you comfort and peace. ”
5 of 8 | Posted by: A friend

“Dearest OBrien family, on behalf of all the Weilands we extend our heartfelt sympathies to each of you. What a kind, faith-filled man whose smile...Read More »
6 of 8 | Posted by: Wendy Weiland Francour - Mequon, WI

“Please accept my heartfelt sympathy for the loss of your loved one. Hopefully reflecting on all the good times you've shared together will help ease...Read More »
7 of 8 | Posted by: Michelle - neighbor

“To the family and friends, I am truly sorry for your loss. In this difficult time, I hope you find peace in the god of all comfort. ”
8 of 8 | Posted by: A friend

John was born on June 29, 1926 and passed away on Wednesday, May 16, 2018.

John was a resident of Fond du Lac, Wisconsin at the time of passing.

John attended Country Day High School "Class of 1944/45".

He joined the US Navy to serve in the Pacific Theater as a Quarter Master Third Class.

Visitation: The family will receive relatives and friends on Friday, May 25, 2018 from 9:00 to 10:45 AM at Holy Family Church, 271 4th Street Way in Fond du Lac, WI 54935. Services: A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11:00 AM following the visitation. Burial will be in St. Charles Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers and because of his love of Catholic Education, memorials may be directed to The O'Brien Family Fund at St. Mary's Springs Academy, 255 County Road K, Fond du Lac, WI 54937.