Veteran and former Hoboken resident dies at 75

first_img× HOBOKEN — Thomas Patrick O’Brien died Wednesday Dec. 6 at his home at the age of 75.O’Brien was born on April 19, 1942, in Hoboken, N.J., to Thomas J. and Marion Soldati O’Brien.He was raised in the Hoboken area and attended local schools, graduating from Demarest High School in 1960 and then joined the United United States Marine Corps where he served for four years before joining the New Jersey State Police and retiring as captain after 28 years. After retirement he worked for the Drug Enforcement Administration.O’Brien and his wife Joanne Biel lived in Harvard Idaho and he is survived by his wife of 52 years, Joanne; daughters Shelly (Joe) Michalak and Tara O’Brien; son Tom O’Brien and fiancé Kyla Drumm; grandchildren Sara, Hannah, Dustin, Patrick and Gracie; his brothers, Dennis and Ritchie O’Brien; and sister Colleen DeCandia.Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Tuesday at the Princeton Church of the Nazarene, 1008 Gold Hill Road, Princeton, with Pastor Kathy Kramer presiding.In lieu of flowers, the family suggests that donations in Tom’s memory be made to Palouse Care, 1515 W. A St., Moscow, ID 83843; or First Responders Outreach/Gary Sinise Foundation https://www.garysinisefoundation.org/programs/first-responders-outreach.Arrangements have been entrusted to Short’s Funeral Chapel of Moscow and condolences may be left at www.shortsfuneralchapel.com.last_img read more

THE ULTIMATE LADIES DAY OUT IS BACK

first_imgFollowing the incredible success of last year’s extravaganza, the Four Masters Ladies have joined with Breast Care Clinic Letterkenny to bring “The Ultimate Ladies Day out” back to the Abbey Hotel in Donegal Town. The event will be taking place on Sunday 13th October from 1-6pm.The event promises to have everything a woman needs with beauty, pampering, hair and fashion suppliers all offering their services free of charge or at a reduced show price as well as numerous pop-up shops selling fashionable items on the day. Added to this throughout the day there will be talks and fashion shows to keep you entertained, this includes a motivational talk as well as a talk on image, hair and make-up.Nicola Dunnion, one of the organisers commented, “tickets went on sale on Friday 13th and are priced at only €25, which is great value for an amazing day out, there really is something for everyone and it will be a great fun filled day out. All proceeds are in aid of Breast Care Clinic Letterkenny and Four Masters Ladies GAA. The first 400 tickets sold obtain a goodie bag to the value of €20 as well as being entered into a competition to win a make-over to the value of €700! Last year was such a huge success and this year promises to be even bigger and better. We also have a surprise or two up our sleeves to keep you amused! We promise it will be an event that you will not forget. Any businesses who would like to get involved are more than welcome to contact any of the organising committee to arrange having a stand on the day”. Tickets went on sale from Friday 13 September. They can be purchased from the Abbey Hotel, Pure Indulgence and BFit, Donegal Town, as well as through any of the organising committee. For further information please contact Nicola Dunnion (087)2449129; Kelly Lacey(087)9919035; Louise Jordan(087)2970956 or Karla Gallagher(087)3899965.Ultimate Ladies Day Out 2013 THE ULTIMATE LADIES DAY OUT IS BACK was last modified: September 19th, 2013 by Rachel McLaughlinShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:Breast Care Clinic Letterkennyultimate ladies day outlast_img read more