Mary C. "Chris" O'Brien

  • Born: June 20, 1957
  • Died: November 20, 2015
  • Location: Marion, Iowa

Gay & Ciha Funeral and Cremation Service

2720 Muscatine Avenue
Iowa City, IA 52240
Tel. (319) 338-1132

Tribute & Message From The Family

Mary Christine "Chris" O'Brien, 58, died November 20, 2015.

Chris was born June 20, 1957, in Iowa City; daughter of Stephen "Ralph" and Wanda (Haney) O'Brien. She graduated from City High School in Iowa City and Iowa State University in Ames, Iowa and was employed at Pearson Vue.

Her family includes her sisters, Lyn Maske (Bob) of Iowa City, Kathie Crow (Bill) of Iowa City, Vicki O'Brien of Sun City, AZ and Amy O'Brien of Cedar Rapids as well as a special nephew, Jack O'Brien Ritchie and many other nieces and nephews. Chris's greatest joy was being with her family.

She was preceded in death by her parents; infant brother; David and brother, Steve O'Brien.

Following Chris's wishes, no public services will be held. Memorials in her memory may be made to the "Jack O'Brien Ritchie Education Fund," at Collins Community Credit Union in Cedar Rapids.