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 www.gubbiottifh.com for more information.