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Information for Thomas G. O'Brien
15 July, 1909 - 4 July, 1974
The Idaho Press-Tribune
6 July, 1974

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Thomas G. O'Brien
    NAMPA Mass of the Ressurection for Thomas G. O'Brien, 64, Nampa Route 1, who died Thursday evening at a Nampa hospital, will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Tuesday at St. Paul's Catholic Church by the Rev., Patrick J. Coyle, S. M.
    Interment will be at Mt. Calvary Cemetery.  Rosary devotions will be recited at a p.m. Monday at Flahiff Funeral Chapel, Nampa.
    Mr. O'Brien was born July 15, 1909 at Plainville, Kan., where he attended school until moving with his family to Nampa in 1923.  He then attended Nampa Schools. He married Leona M. Geise July 11, 1940 in Nampa, where they made their home.  He had worked for the Union Pacific Railroad for 45 years, retiring in 1972 due to failing health.  He had more recently-farmed for 14 years while thus employed.
    He was a member of St. Paul's Catholic Church, a member of Sheetworkers Local No. 213, and a former member of the. International Brotherhood of Firemen and Oilers.
    Surviving are his wife, of Nampa; one son, David J O'Brien Omaha, Neb.; one daughter, Mrs. Marcia Ostyn, Nampa; two brothers, James O'Brien of Boise, and Louis J O'Brien of Kennewick, Wash.; six sisters, Mrs. Nora A. Doherty, San Francisco, Mrs. Mary Overy, Nampa, Mrs. Magdeline, Thompson, Concord, Calif., Mrs. Josephine Sellick, Willows, Calif., Mrs. Patricia Ransom, Caldwell, and Mrs. Nellie Armbruster, Scottsdale, Ariz.: and five grandchildren.  His parents. one brother and one sister preceded him in death.

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