Jerrie Kenneth O'Brien

Born: Sat., Jun. 1, 1935
Died: Fri., Mar. 8, 2019


1:00 PM to 3:00 PM, Mon., Mar. 11, 2019
Location: Stephen J Sherman Funeral Home

Funeral Service

3:00 PM Mon., Mar. 11, 2019
Location: Stephen J Sherman Funeral Home

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Jerrie Kenneth O'Brien, 83, of Warren, passed away peacefully following an extended illness on March 8th, 2019 at his home in Warren, OH.  
Jerrie was born on June 1st, 1935 to Edna O'Brien in Belington, WV. He graduated from Belington High School class of 1955. Jerrie worked as quality control inspector for Rite Industries in North Carolina, until his retirement. On November 17th, 1956 he married his wife K. Glenda (Gearhart) O’Brien, who survives at home.
He was a member and elder of Christian Fellowship Church. Jerrie loved all sports, especially baseball, golf, and football. He fought for and earned his black belt in martial arts at the age of 65. He also volunteered for many years at Community Commons Assisted Living Facility.
Jerrie is survived by his loving wife K. Glenda O’Brien, sons, Kenneth O’Brien of Reston, VA, Randall (Melissa) O’Brien of Mt. Airy, NC, Scott (Tracy) O’Brien of Garrettsville, OH, Kelly (Anne) O’Brien of Denver, CO, Shawn O’Brien of Pittsburgh, PA, 4 grandchildren, Kira, Kiley, Taylor, and Caitlin. Also surviving are 4 sisters, Carolen Schafer of Fairmont, WV, Mary Nell (Buster) Swogger of Dripping Springs, TX, Linda (H.R.) Crago of Statesboro, GA, Thelma Price of Belington, WV, brother, Jack (Yvonne) O’Brien of Hermitage, PA, and many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by mother, Edna O'Brien, 4 brothers, Paul, Doyel, Joey, Donnie, Danny O’Brien, and sister, Martha Corley.
Friends may call Monday March 11th, 2019 from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm at SHERMAN Funeral Home & cremation Service, 2201 Highland Rd. Hermitage, PA.
Funeral services will be held on Monday March 11th, 2019 at 3:00 pm in the SHERMAN Funeral Home, Hermitage, PA.

Arrangements entrusted to the SHERMAN Funeral Home & Cremation Service.

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Jennie Foertch
   Posted Sat March 09, 2019
Dear O'Brien family,
I was Jerrie's nurse for awhile from Patriot Home Care. I want to extend my sincerest sympathies to your family. Jerrie was the sweetest man and I loved coming to see him. I know that God is right beside you at this difficult time. God Bless you all!

Jennie Foertch

Jim & Misty Hogue
   Posted Sat March 09, 2019
We were saddened to hear that Jerrie passed away. Our thoughts & Prayers are with you and your family.

Candy Johnson
   Posted Sat March 09, 2019
We are so sorry to hear about your loss. Sending thoughts and prayers are with you . May God wrap his arms around you and hold you tight and heal your hearts. Love always, Candy (Brantner) Johnson and mother, Martha( Brantner) Gill

Mark Lee Pringle
   Posted Tue March 12, 2019
Glenda, Very Sorry to hear of Jerrie’s passing! Always one of my favorite students and a wonderful person! My condolences and prayers. 🙏🏻❤️

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