Lawrence L. O’Brien
Lawrence L. O’Brien, a longtime Rockaway resident, died March 23.
O’Brien was born in Brooklyn, New York. He was a carpenter and longtime resident of Breezy Point. O’Brien was an avid golf and tennis player and also belonged to the Breezy Point Catholic Club.
O’Brien was preceded in death by his wife, Barbara; brothers, Thomas and Timothy.
He is survived by his son, Lawrence O’Brien (Diane); daughters, Kelly Rutledge (Kevin), Dorothy Valentine (Edward) and Barbara O’Brien; sisters, Virginia Tunison and Dorothy Black; eight grandchildren and three greatgrandchildren.
Funeral arrangements were entrusted to the Denis S. O’Connor Funeral Home, Rockaway Beach.
A funeral mass took place at St. Thomas More Church, Rockaway Point.
Interment followed Calverton National Cemetery, Calverton, New York.