1975 – 2018
Windham, ME – Sean Patrick O’Brien, 43, of Thrush Terrace, formerly of Pomfret, CT, passed away on Friday, May 25, 2018 unexpectedly at his work. Born in Providence, R.I., he was the son of Patrick and Colleen (Ventetuolo) O’Brien.
Sean was a graduate of Woodstock Academy and was a veteran of the United States Navy. He obtained his CDL license and was a truck driver for Dayton Sand and Gravel. He was an avid outdoorsman who enjoyed fishing, riding four wheelers, motorcycles and dirt bikes. He enjoyed fitness and working out at the gym. Sean was a “confirmed bachelor” who was very proud of his family, always “family first.” He treated his nieces and nephews as if they were his own children.
In addition to his parents, Sean is survived by his brothers, David “OB” O’Brien and his wife Wendy of Eastford, CT, Jeremiah O’Brien and his wife Sarah of Sanford, ME, and Aaron Sposato and his wife Emily of Sanford, ME; his sister, Colleen Middleton and her husband Benjamin of Norton, MA; eleven nieces and nephews; and his loyal K9 companion Rufus.
Relatives and friends are invited to visit with Sean’s family from 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. on Tuesday, June 5, 2018 in the Gilman Funeral Home and Crematory, 104 Church St, Putnam, CT 06260. A Mass of Christian Burial will take place at 12:00 pm in Most Holy Trinity Church, 568 Pomfret Rd., Pomfret, CT. Burial will follow in Abington Cemetery, Rte. 44, Abington, CT 06230. For memorial guestbook visit www.GilmanAndValade.com.