Joseph O’Brien a longtime resident of New Rochelle died on February 22, 2015. He was 86.
Joe was born on December 7, 1928 in New Rochelle, to the late Daniel and Marguerite (Hynes) O’Brien.
He served in the Army during the Korean War. Joe was a 1950 graduate of Villanova University with a Bachelor of Science in Economics. He was a liquor salesman for many years as well as the owner of a restaurant in New Rochelle called The Giant Step.
He is survived by his children: Donna Reeves, Kerry McFarlin and Terri Coleman; his step-children Geoff Berry and Gayle Zoechbauer; his 9 grandchildren and his brother Richard O’Brien. In addition he is survived by his first wife Betty Berry and his second wife Helen O’Brien.
Visiting Thursday 4-8pm at Lloyd Maxcy & Sons Beauchamp Chapel, 16 Shea Pl, New Rochelle. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Friday 10:30am at Holy Family Church. Interment will follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.