Geraldine R.'s Story
Geraldine R. O’Brien, 88, of Londonderry, N.H., passed away Thursday, January 5, 2017, at the Pleasant Valley Nursing Center, Derry, surrounded by her loving family. She was born on January 25, 1928, in Somerville, Mass., a daughter of the late Jeremiah J. and Edna M. (Blackwell) Moriarty. Mrs. O’Brien was a resident of Londonderry for over 30 years, formerly living in Wayne, N.J., and Somerville, Mass. She was a member of the Newcomers and Neighbors as well as the Questers. She enjoyed playing bridge with all her many friends. Mrs. O’Brien was a communicant of St. Jude Parish in Londonderry.
She is survived by her daughter, Suzanne Brunelle and her husband, Gary of Londonderry; her son, Timothy J. O’Brien and his wife, Sandra of Tucson, Ariz.; seven grandchildren, Phillip, James, Michael, Daniel, Alana, Julianne and Andrew; many great grandchildren; one sister, Edna Walsh of Nashua, N.H.; as well as many nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her beloved husband, Donald F. O’Brien in 2003.
Calling hours will be held on Tuesday, January 10, 2017, from 4 to 7 p.m. in the Peabody Funeral Homes and Crematorium, 290 Mammoth Road, Londonderry. A Liturgy of Christian burial will be celebrated on Wednesday, January 11, at 10 a.m. in St. Mark’s Parish, One South Road, Londonderry. Burial will follow in the Holy Cross Cemetery, Gilcreast Road, Londonderry. Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, MA/NH Chapter, 480 Pleasant St., Watertown, MA 02472. To send a condolence or for more information, please visit www.peabodyfuneralhome.com.
Published on  January 12, 2017