Lawrence M. O'Brien

Feb. 5, 2013

Lawrence M. O'Brien, 76, of Exeter, passed away on Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2013, at the Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center, Plains Township.

Born in Exeter, he was a son of the late Millard and Mary Morgan O'Brien.

Larry was a U.S. Army veteran and had worked as a machinist at the Tobyhanna Army Depot. He was a member of the Exeter Lithuanian Club, the Veterans of Foreign Wars, Wyoming Post, and the Pittston American Legion.

He was preceded in death by his brother, Theodore O'Brien and a sister, Catherine Shinko.

Surviving are his sons, Larry O'Brien Jr., Wilkes-Barre; Jason O'Brien, Exeter; Christopher O'Brien, Pittsburgh; a daughter, Patricia Sutton, Harding; also a sister, Patricia Eckroth, Berwick; numerous grandchildren and a great-granddaughter.

Relatives and friends are invited to a celebration of life on Saturday at the Lithuanian Club, Wyoming Avenue, Exeter, from noon until 4 p.m. Interment will follow at a later date at St. Mary's Cemetery, Hughestown.

Arrangements have been entrusted to the Gubbiotti Funeral Home, 1030 Wyoming Ave., Exeter. Please visit for more information.


Funeral Home

Gubbiotti Funeral Home
1030 Wyoming Avenue Exeter, PA 18643

Published in Times Leader on Feb. 8, 2013