Brigid Martha O'Brien
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Brigid Martha O'Brien
  • November 21, 1941 - September 29, 2015
  • French Camp, California

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Brigid O'Brien
November 21st, 1941 - September 29th, 2015

Brigid M. O'Brien of French Camp, CA passed away peacefully on Tuesday, September 29th, surrounded by her family and friends. Born in County Meath, Ireland, Brigid entered the service of the Catholic Church in her late teens and moved to the United States where she was a member of the Sisters of St. Dominic Congregation of St. Thomas Aquinas in Tacoma, WA. After graduating from Seattle University, Brigid moved to Whittier, California where she met her husband, David, and began her career in education. Brigid and David relocated to French Camp and Brigid began working at Holt Union Elementary School where she would teach for more than 30 years before Holt closed its doors in 2007.

Brigid is survived by her five children: Sheila, Jim, Siobain, Matthew, his wife Alycia, and Patrick; three grandchildren: Sean, Megan and Olivia; and sisters: Mona, Carmel, Aine, Betty, Judy and Georgie. Brigid is preceded in death by her husband, David; two of her children: George Patrick and Mary Ellen; two siblings: Phyllis and Matthew; and her parents: George and Teresa Reilly.

Visitation will be held at Frisbie Warren & Carroll at 809 N. California St. in Stockton on Wednesday, Oct 7th, from 5:00 to 7:00 with the Rosary immediately following. Brigid's funeral will be held at the Mission of the Good Shepherd in French Camp on Thursday, Oct. 8th at 10:00am followed by burial at Parkview Cemetery in French Camp. Reception will be held at the O'Brien family home following the burial.