James O'Brien

Obituary of James Frank O'Brien

James Frank O’Brien passed away peacefully surrounded by love on September 16, 2021 at the Welland Hospital in his 72nd year.

He was predeceased by his loving parents James & Gladys O’Brien and his cherished brother John O’Brien.

He is survived by his loving brother Bill O’Brien and loving sister Anne Marie O’Brien.

Proud father to his 4 children Jim (June) Tim (Becky) Juliana and Stacey.

Sadly missed by his former wife Sharon Kelba.

A cherished and loving grandfather of Riley, Mikayla, Alexandra, Miranda, Alisha, Carly, Calsey

He is also survived by his great grand children.

James (Jimmy) was a proud and professional truck driver for over 45 years as both a company driver and owner operator. His passion was trucking to anyone that knew him and he was always quick to tell you the world would stop without truckdrivers.

When he was not working he was forever and constantly visiting family and friends before heading back out on the road.

A sincere thanks to the amazing and loving staff at The Welland Hospital (6th floor) for your wonderful attention to detail ,love and support of him throughout his illness.

A private service will be held for immediate family members with a celebration of life planned for March 2022.