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In Loving Memory

O’Brien, Mary Ellen “Aunt Mary” (nee Fitzler)

O’Brien, Mary Ellen “Aunt Mary” (nee Fitzler), 95 years, passed away peacefully on Tuesday,  September 26, 2017.

Beloved wife of Chester F. O’Brien for 55 years before his passing in 2006; dearest sister of Lois Toler and the late Frank J. Fitzler and Vera Fitzler-Daniels; she is survived by numerous grateful nieces and nephews.

Mary was a talented artist, golfer, baker and gardener. She was a past member of the Monday Club in Webster Groves and served as a volunteer in the gift shop at Barnes Jewish Hospital. Mary and her husband were devoted to their families, never missing a family event and always being ready to help whenever needed.

The family would like to extend its thanks to Shannon Shaw, her devoted caregiver and friend.

Services: Visitation will be held at Kutis Affton Chapel, 10151 Gravois Road, Thursday, October 5, from 9 a.m. until the funeral service at 10 a.m. Interment at Oak Grove  Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in Mary’s memory to  a charity of your choice.


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