Catherine” Peg” O’Brien passed away on April 1, 2022 at the Christiana Hospital.
She was born near Skipton, Talbot County, MD to the late Frank and Elsie DeFord Boyles. Peg was a member of St. Mark’s United Methodist Church where she was active in the Women’ s Society and sang in the choir. Peg spent 20 years doing volunteer work at Luther Towers. She was also a member of the Caesar Rodney Chapter # 8 Order of the Eastern Star. Peg enjoyed sewing, knitting and gardening.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 41 years, Robert E. O’Brien, her three sisters and two brothers. Peg is survived by her daughter, Cathy Tirado and her sister, Barbara Bacsak of Denton, MD.
A viewing will be held on Tuesday, April 5, 2022 from 10:00-11:00 a.m. at the McCrery & Harra Funeral Home, 3710 Kirkwood Highway, Wilmington, DE 19808 where a service will follow at 11:00 a.m. Burial will be in Silverbrook Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to St. Mark’s U.M. Church,1700 Limestone Road, Wilmington, DE 19804. To send condolences visit: www.mccreryandharra.com