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Peter James O'Brien

February 3, 1938 ~ November 14, 2021 (age 83)


Mr. Peter (Pete) O’Brien, age 83, of Peachtree Corners, died Sunday, November 14, 2021, at Emory St. Joseph’s Hospital after an extended illness.

Pete was the epitome of an Irish gentleman who never met a stranger. His infectious personality and his ability to make people laugh brought everyone much joy. He loved music, enjoyed cooking, and could complete almost any crossword puzzle. Pete was an avid follower of all Atlanta sporting teams. He was a Veteran of the United States Army and a member of Peachtree Presbyterian Church. Pete retired in 2008 with over 25 years of service as an Accountant from Republic National Distributing Company.

In lieu of flowers, donations in Mr. Obrien's memory can be made to:  St. Jude Children's Hospital at 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105 or at

Pete is survived by his wife of 58 years, Martha O’Brien of Peachtree Corners; two daughters, Lara Sadowski (David) of Buford, and Melissa O’Brien of Decatur; and his “bonus” grandson, Derik Sadowski of Buford.

Graveside Funeral Services will be held Friday, November 19, 2021, at 1:00 PM at Crest Lawn Memorial Park at 2000 Marietta Blvd NW, Atlanta GA 30318 with Reverend Scott Tucker officiating.

Fischer Funeral Care of Atlanta is overseeing funeral arrangements.

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Funeral Service
November 19, 2021

1:00 PM
Crest Lawn Memorial Park
2000 Marietta Blvd.
Atlanta, GA


St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
501 St. Jude Place, Memphis TN 38105
Tel: 1-800-805-5856

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