Kathleen Marie O’Brien, 83, of Milford

Kathleen Marie O’Brien, 83, of Milford MA died Wednesday (February 14, 2024) at St. Patrick’s Manor in Framingham MA after a period of declining health.

Kathleen was born in Milford MA, the daughter of the late William G. O’Brien and the late Veronica (O’Brien) O’Brien. She attended the former St. Mary’s Grammar School and was a graduate of the former St. Mary’s High School, Class of 1958. She went on to graduate from the former St. Vincent’s Hospital School of Nursing in Worcester MA.

Kathleen then began her successful career as a registered nurse first working at Massachusetts General Hospital located in Boston MA and at Kaiser Hospital in San Francisco CA. Later in her career she worked at hospitals located in Buffalo NY, Roanoke VA, St. Louis MO, & Greenwich CT.

Along with the cities where she was employed as a registered nurse, Kathleen had resided for a few years in Ireland, an experience that she thoroughly enjoyed. She returned to Milford MA in 1998, where she has resided until her passing.

Kathleen was an avid reader & traveler. She also loved attending the theatre & the symphony.

Kathleen is survived by her 2 siblings: Mary Ann Mastroianni of Milford MA and William G. O’Brien Jr. and his wife Ana Karina Rojo-O’Brien of Holliston MA; also her nieces & nephew: Andrea Mastroianni and her companion Joel Szlosek of Westminster MA, Mia Mastroianni of Los Angele CA, Amaia O’Brien of Holliston MA and William G. O’Brien III of Holliston MA.

In accordance with her wishes cremation has taken place.

DUE TO FAMILY HEALTH ISSUES her funeral scheduled for SATURDAY (April 6th) from the Edwards Memorial Funeral Home, 44 Congress Street, Milford MA followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at St. Mary of the Assumption Church, 19 Winter Street, Milford MA  WILL BE POSTPONED  until a DAY & TIME TO BE ANNOUNCED. A visiting hour will be held at the Edwards Memorial Funeral, prior to her Funeral Mass on a DAY & TIME TO BE ANNOUNCED.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Habitat for Humanity - MetroWest/Greater Worcester, 640 Lincoln Street, Suite #100, Worcester MA 01605.