John J. O’Brien III, 77, of Newport, passed away Saturday, October 20, 2018 in Newport Hospital. He was the husband of Linda (Heup) O’Brien.
Born in New York, NY, he was the son of the late John J. and Gwendolyn (Hooper) O’Brien, Jr.
John served our country while in the Air Force during Vietnam.
Beside his wife he leaves his children: John J. O’Brien IV, Scott O’Brien, Kimberly Gullien, Christopher Heup, Gwendolyn O’Brien and Dawn O’Brien-Bridges.
John is also survived by his grandchildren, Tirzah O’Brien, Connor Haddix, Caleb Haddix, Lee Gullien, Cooper Gullien, Genesis Gullien, Patience Gullien and CJ Gullien as well as his sister Elizabeth Golden and brother Wayne D. O’Brien, his nephew Jim Golden and niece Elizabeth Golden-Houston, and his former wife Daisy M. O’Brien
Calling hours will be held Saturday, November 3, 2018 at the Veterans of Foreign Wars, 52 Underwood Lane, Middletown, RI.