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  • "I meet Bill through his work with the O'Brien Clan. I will..."
    - John O'Brien
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    - Cynthia Cotton
  • "Very saddened to hear about such a tragic loss"
    - Wendy Beaton
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(Age 63)  

On April 26, 2013 at Fairfax Hospital. Beloved husband of Robin E. Remsburg; loving father of Kelly and Kevin O'Brien; brother of Katherine Bowen, Maureen O'Brien James and Patrick O'Brien. William was a Veteran of the U.S. Army /USAR with the Rank of Sgt. First Class (E7) William graduated from UMBC with a BA in ancient history. Serving for 22 years as a career counselor in the U.S. Army, William was the recipient of numerous awards and commendations marking a distinguished service career. He was the official representative of the Royal Clan O'Brien and considered a local expert on Celtic history and folklore. He regularly participated in Celtic festivals in the mid-Atlantic region. The Family will have an old fashion Irish wake at the Remsburg/O'Brien home on Saturday, May 11, 2013 from 2 to 5 p.m. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Brain Injury Services (BIS). Online condolences may be made at:

Published in The Washington Post on May 2, 2013
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