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Patrick T. O'Brien Sr. Patrick T. O'Brien Sr., 67, of Cape Coral, Fla., formerly of Sugar Grove, Ohio and Illinois, passed away April 10, 2010, at Hope Hospice in Cape Coral. Pat was born March 1, 1943, in Cleveland, Ohio, to Edward T. and Agnes R. (Mullen) O'Brien. He graduated from St. Edwards High School, Cleveland. After graduation he received his degree from Ohio University in Athens, Ohio. Pat then proudly served in the Army as a first lieutenant in Vietnam in the 199th Infantry Brigade. Pat retired from North American Corporation, Glenview, Ill., after many rewarding years of service and making so many lifelong friends who will miss him. He is survived by his wife, Bobbie; sons, Michael S. O'Brien of Cape Coral, Patrick T. O'Brien Jr. of Gurnee, Ill.; daughter, Lori (Dale) Young of Sugar Grove, Ohio; grandchildren, Kendra, Kurt, Chelsea and Mackenzie; sister, Kay (Tom) O'Brien of Bay Village, Ohio; sister-in-law, Nancy O'Brien of Fairview Park, Ohio; nephews, Tim, Terry and Jerry Jr; nieces, Bridget and Colleen; and many cherished family members and lifelong friends. Pat was preceded in death by his parents and brother, Jerry. His love of the water and becoming a charter boat captain on Lake Michigan was a dream come true. A military memorial in Illinois will be announced at a later date. The family request that donations may be made to Hope Hospice, 2430 Diplomat Parkway, Cape Coral, FL 33909. Cremation arrangements are under the direction of Metz Funeral Home, Cape Coral.

Published in Chicago Suburban Daily Herald on Apr. 14, 2010
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