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James P. O'Brien

April 19, 1962 - September 2, 2010
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Mr. James P. O'Brien, age 48, of Lynn, died on Thursday, September 2, at Salem Hospital after being stricken at his home. Born in Lynn, he was the son of the late Edward J. and Louise J. (Porter) O'Brien. A lifelong Lynn resident, he was a graduate of Lynn English High School, Class of 1980, and of Salem State College Class of 1985. For the past 32 years he worked at Stop & Shop at various stores, and was an avid member of U.F.C.W. James was also a published photographer, member of the Friends of Lynn Woods, and lifetime member of the Democratic City Committee. He leaves his best friend for 35 years Charles Lambesis, a brother Richard...
Mr. James P. O'Brien, age 48, of Lynn, died on Thursday, September 2, at Salem Hospital after being stricken at his home.
Born in Lynn, he was the son of the late Edward J. and Louise J. (Porter) O'Brien. A lifelong Lynn resident, he was a graduate of Lynn English High School, Class of 1980, and of Salem State College Class of 1985.
For the past 32 years he worked at Stop & Shop at various stores, and was an avid member of U.F.C.W.
James was also a published photographer, member of the Friends of Lynn Woods, and lifetime member of the Democratic City Committee.
He leaves his best friend for 35 years Charles Lambesis, a brother Richard F. O'Brien and his wife Kathryn of Boxford, a sister Mary O'Brien and her companion Glenn Coffman of Walpole, two nieces Anna and Jacqueline O'Brien, several aunts, uncles, cousins, and his extended Greek family including his "second-mother" Koula Lambesis, and his dog Maxine. He was also the brother of the late Robert O'Brien.
A funeral Service will be held on Tuesday at 10AM in the Cuffe-McGinn Funeral Home 157 Maple Street, Lynn. Burial in Pine Grove Cemetery. Visiting hours Monday 4-8PM. Donations in James memory may be made to Santa's Helping Hands, P. O Box 27, Lynn 01903 or to My Brother's Table, 98 Willow Street, Lynn, 01901.

"Dear Jim, S & S seems empty without you. Oh, how many late-night J.F. tickets did you scan for Adam and me?! Thank you for all your quiet thoughtfulness..." Carole and Adam Miller (Saugus, MA)

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