Joseph Thomas O'Brien



Joseph Thomas O’Brien, 79, of Caroline County passed away Monday, July 10, 2017 at his home.

Mr. O’Brien was the son of the late Joseph Francis O’Brien and Mildred O’ Brien. He was a U. S. Army veteran. Mr. O’Brien was a retired carpenter and member of the Carpenter Union. He enjoyed gardening.

Survivors include his wife of 59 years, Barbara A. O’Brien; daughters Susan Call and Michele Michalak; grandchildren Matthew Call (Hope), Taryn Call and Kelsey Michalak; great granddaughter
Layla Call; brothers Ray, Dennis and Danny O’Brien; sisters Judy Marra, June Anderson, Jean Williams, Terry Clark, Valerie Gantt, Cheryl Morris and Mary O’Brien; and numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his sisters, Virginia Busic and Joyce Doggett.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. on Thursday, July 13 at Covenant Funeral Service, Fredericksburg.

A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, July 14 in Sunset Memorial Gardens.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Mary Washington Hospice 2300 Fall Hill Ave, Suite 401, Fredericksburg, VA 22401 or to the animal shelter of your choice.