Passed away peacefully at the Kelowna Hospice House on February 12, 2016 at the age of 88 years. He is survived by his loving family: 6 children, Evelyn, Heather, Ed, Jennifer, Tom, and David; 15 grandchildren; 2 great grandchildren; and 3 sisters, Eileen, Hazel, and Margie.
Dr. O’Brien is predeceased by his loving wife Anita of 57years, and 2 brothers, Kevin and Eric.
A Celebration of Ed’s life will be held at St. Charles Garnier Roman Catholic Church in June, final date and time to be announced. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Trout Unlimited, http://www.tucanada.org. For more about Dr. O’Brien, or to offer a condolence, please visit