Published in the November 20, 2015 edition.

READING — William J. O’Brien, 88, of Reading, passed away on Nov. 15.

He was a loving husband, father, grandfather, son, brother, uncle and friend who will missed by all who knew him.

William was the beloved husband of Anne C. (Doucette) O’Brien. He was the devoted father of Michael E. O’Brien. William was the cherished grandfather of Michelle Marie Sequeira and Kelly O’Brien Moore and her husband Tyler. He was the loving son of the late William J. and Dorothy E. O’Brien. He was the dear brother of the late Robert O’Brien, Kathleen O’Brien Byron and Paul O’Brien. He was the brother-in-law of Patricia O’Brien.

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