Timothy O'Brien Obituary

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Timothy J O'Brien
Timothy J O'Brien

November 5, 2017
Born in Kingston, New York
Resided in Kingston, New York


Timothy J. O’Brien, 53, of Kingston, died Sunday, November 5, 2017 at Vassar Brothers Medical Center.

Born in Kingston, he was a son of the late Joseph T. & Mary L. Feehly O’Brien.

Tim was a car enthusiast and a collector of classic cars. He loved tinkering with cars old and new and was a frequent participant at local shows. While Tim loved his cars, his children were his pride and joy. Tim was employed by Ellicott Development Corp of Buffalo, NY, as a project manager.

Tim is survived by his wife Maria Ricci O’Brien, a daughter, Leah P. O’Brien of Kingston, a son, Teige J. O’Brien of Kingston, two sisters, Mary E. “Babe” O’Brien of Poughkeepsie, Michelle O’Brien Zihal and her husband Michael of Saratoga Springs and one brother, Sean M. O’Brien and his longtime partner, Anita Reynolds of Lake Katrine. He is also survived by a niece, Emily Zihal and two nephews, Kevin and Matthew Zihal of Saratoga Springs, NY

In addition to his parents, Tim was predeceased by a sister, Patricia M. O’Brien.

The family will receive friends on Friday, November 10, 2017 from 4:00 -7:00 PM.

The funeral procession will form from the funeral home on Saturday at 9:30 AM.

A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Colman’s Church at 10:30 AM.

Inurnment will follow in St. Ann’s Cemetery.

Donations may be made to the Ulster County Community College Foundation: The Patricia M. O’Brien and Timothy J. O’Brien Scholarship Fund, 491 Cottekill Rd. Stone Ridge, NY 12484 or the Brain Injury Association of America, 4 Pine West Plaza, Suite 402, Albany, NY 12205




Simpson - Gaus Funeral Home
411 Albany Avenue
Kingston, NY US 12401
Friday, November 10, 2017
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Funeral Mass
St. Colman's Church
Main Street
East Kingston, NY 12401
Saturday, November 11, 2017
10:30 AM
St. Ann's Cemetery
Sawkill Rd
Kingston, New York United States 12401
Saturday, November 11, 2017




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