Betty J. O’Brien

July 26, 1931 ‒ August 29, 2005

Mount Vernon, Ohio

Betty J. O’Brien, age 74, of Broadway Street, Mount Vernon, passed away on Monday August 29, 2005 at Knox Community Hospital in Mount Vernon. She was born on July 26, 1931 in Bellville, Ohio to the late Charles and Margaret (Steigwalt) Stevens. Mrs. O’Brien enjoyed sewing and knitting but loved nothing more than spending quality time with her family.

She is survived by her loving husband of 57 years William O’Brien, a son, Gary

(Julie) O’Brien of Mount Vernon, two daughters, Barbara (Jay) Morris of Mount Vernon, Nancy (John) Wolford of Mount Vernon, five grandchildren, Gary O’Brien Jr., Kyle O’Brien, Teresa Brate, Laura Mabe, Corey Dailey, three great grandchildren and three sisters, Mary Mawer of Mount Vernon, Helen Singer of Mansfield and Dort Bennett of Clearwater, Florida.

Besides her parents she was preceded in death by a son, William “Billy” O’Brien, two brothers, Don Stevens, Bus Stevens and two sisters, Bonnie Beaman and Viola Fox.

Friends may call on Thursday from 6 to 8 PM at the Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home. A graveside service will be held on Friday at 11 AM in Mound View Cemetery.

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