Florence O'Brian

Obituary of Florence O'Brian

Florence M. O'Brian, age 83, of Painted Post, NY died on Sunday, May 13, 2018.

Florence was born in Hornby, NY, the daughter of the late Arthur D. Easling and Thelma Lilly Easling. She was a 1953 graduate of Northside High School in Corning, NY. Florence married Alton D. O'Brian on June 12, 1954 at the Wesleyan Church in Chambers, NY. He preceded her in death on April 14, 2018.

Florence was a homemaker. She was a loving wife, mother and grandmother. She enjoyed collecting anything with cardinals, loved square dancing, playing cards, camping and traveling in the United States. She was very proud to be an American and proudly flew the American Flag at their home.

She is survived by daughter, Debra (Greg) Cody of Peru, NY; three special grandsons: Jeremy (Christine) O'Brian, Joshua (Ashley) O'Brian, Zachary Cody; great grandchild, Ehlaina O'Brian; brothers: William, Marshall and Gerald Easling; and sister, Linda Howell.

In addition to her parents and husband, Florence was predeceased by her son, Douglas A. O'Brian and brother, Arthur Easling, Jr..

At her request, there will be no calling hours or services. Phillips Funeral Home & Cremation Service, 17 W. Pulteney St., Corning, NY has been entrusted with the arrangements.

In lieu of flowers, donations in Florence's name may be made to CareFirst, 3805 Meads Creek Road, Painted Post, NY 14870 or to a charity of one's choice.

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