Published DateLACONIA — George "Skip" A. O'Brien, 58, of 188 Sheridan Street, passed away in his home on Wednesday, July 10, 2013, surrounded by his loved ones, Gayle, Katie Ferguson and Julie Gaillard.
Skip was born June 10, 1955 in Plymouth N.H., the son of William and Doris O'Brien. He was a resident of Laconia and had been employed at New Hampshire Ball Bearings. He loved music, collecting antiques and loved swap shops. He was especially fond of his Chevrolet truck.
Survivors include his significant other, Gayle Gallant, of Laconia, a daughter, Julia O'Brien, of Canaan, N.H.; two sisters, Loretta O'Brien of Bunnell, Florida and Carrie Ann O'Brien and her husband Byran Miner of Sanbornton; a nephew, Donald A Lebesque of Laconia and his close friend, Allen Raper of Laconia.
There will be no calling hours.
A Memorial Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Friday, July 19, 2013 at 1 p.m. at St. Andre Bessette Parish, St. Joseph Church, 30 Church Street, Laconia, N.H.
For those who wish, the family suggests that memorial donations be made to No Stomach for Cancer, PO Box 46070, Madison WI 53711
Wilkinson-Beane-Simoneau-Paquette Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 164 Pleasant Street, Laconia, N.H. is assisting the family with the arrangements. For more information and to view an online memorial go to www.wilkinsonbeane.com.