Arthur O'Brien

Obituary of Arthur O'Brien


Arthur S. “Bud”

Of Regent Square on Tuesday, April 11, 2017, age 87. Thankful to be the much loved and loving husband for 42 years of Nancy A. (Arashin) O’Brien; Father of Katie R. Shroyer (Jayson); “Pop-pop” of Nolan and MacKenzie Shroyer; brother of Thomas J. O’Brien (Mieko) of Perintown, NY, and the late John W. O’Brien (Mary Jane), and James F. O’Brien (survived by Marie). Bud was grateful for his 27 years as a Jesuit, including 14 years a Jesuit priest, teaching in high school, college and university. After his teaching career he practiced psychology for 26 years. He enjoyed the privilege of serving residents of Michael’s Place for 13 years. Friends received at McCabe Bros., Inc. Funeral Home,, 6214 Walnut Street, Shadyside on Monday, 4-8 pm. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held in St. Bede Church, 509 S. Dallas Avenue on Tuesday at 10 AM. THOSE WISHING TO ATTEND, PLEASE GATHER AT THE CHURCH. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Bud’s name to Michael’s Place, c/o St. Vincent De Paul Society, 1243 North Franklin Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15233.