Ruth Bourke
B: 1930-10-06
D: 2019-05-16
View Details
Bourke, Ruth
Robert Heim
B: 1942-12-19
D: 2019-05-15
View Details
Heim, Robert
Philip Hassler
B: 1938-11-06
D: 2019-05-14
View Details
Hassler, Philip
Charles "Chuck" Masterson
B: 1932-03-20
D: 2019-05-13
View Details
Masterson, Charles "Chuck"
Raymond Savo
B: 1938-05-29
D: 2019-05-13
View Details
Savo, Raymond
Allen Decker
B: 1927-09-18
D: 2019-05-10
View Details
Decker, Allen
Amalie "Molly" Ramaeka
B: 1925-03-16
D: 2019-05-09
View Details
Ramaeka, Amalie "Molly"
Scott Dolloff
B: 1962-10-07
D: 2019-05-09
View Details
Dolloff, Scott
Bobbie Jackson
B: 1987-01-27
D: 2019-05-09
View Details
Jackson, Bobbie
John Keefe
B: 1950-07-26
D: 2019-05-07
View Details
Keefe, John
Charlotte Dewley
B: 1936-05-07
D: 2019-05-03
View Details
Dewley, Charlotte
Kay Nadeau
B: 1951-04-29
D: 2019-05-02
View Details
Nadeau, Kay
Joan Holmes
B: 1925-11-28
D: 2019-05-02
View Details
Holmes, Joan
Victoria Altenhein
B: 1952-03-16
D: 2019-05-01
View Details
Altenhein, Victoria
Sister Carolyn Mary Cossack
B: 1934-09-24
D: 2019-04-30
View Details
Cossack, Sister Carolyn Mary
Henry Domian
B: 1943-08-15
D: 2019-04-29
View Details
Domian, Henry
Robert Cournoyer
D: 2019-04-28
View Details
Cournoyer, Robert
Paul Durkin
B: 1994-01-16
D: 2019-04-28
View Details
Durkin, Paul
Cameron Kosman
B: 1998-01-03
D: 2019-04-28
View Details
Kosman, Cameron
Ellen Mesick
B: 1959-04-27
D: 2019-04-26
View Details
Mesick, Ellen
Philip Malinoski
B: 1946-08-04
D: 2019-04-26
View Details
Malinoski, Philip


Use the form above to find your loved one. You can search using the name of your loved one, or any family name for current or past services entrusted to our firm.

Click here to view all obituaries
Search Obituaries
61 South Road
P.O. Box 1094
Enfield, CT 06082
Phone: 860-749-2244
Fax: 860-763-2815
Laura O'Brien

Laura O'Brien

Tuesday, August 12th, 1930 Saturday, January 5th, 2019

Sign in to the Family Interactive Login

The Family Interactive feature enhances An Amazing Life. Authorized family members can securely access their loved one's memorial website settings at any time.

Share Book of Memories with a Friend

Please enter the name and email details so that we can send your friend a link to the online tribute. No names or addresses will be collected by using this service.

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

To make your contribution to Laura O'Brien's online memorial, sign in using one of the following options:

Sign in with Facebook


Or sign in with your email address

Your condolence has been posted successfully

Provide comfort for the family of Laura O'Brien with a meaningful gesture of sympathy.

No Thanks


Obituary for Laura T. O'Brien (Amero)

Laura T. (Amero) O’Brien, 88, of Windsor Locks, wife of 56 years to the late Robert F. “OB” O’Brien entered into eternal life on Saturday, January 5, 2019 surrounded by her loving family after a brief illness. Laura was born August 12, 1930, in Howlan ME the daughter of the late Delbert and Rose (Potvin) Amero. Laura was a faithful parishioner of Mary, Gate of Heaven Parishes and a longtime member of the Small Christian Communities prayer group. She enjoyed traveling with her sister, Phyllis to many different sacred shrines and pilgrimages, senior trips, and most recently at 86, her first time overseas to Ireland. While her daughters were growing up, Laura was very active in Girl Scouts and a girl scout leader for several years. Laura was a devoted fan of UCONN Women’s Basketball. She retired from Aetna in 1993 after 23 years working in Medical Records. Laura will be greatly missed and remembered as a loving mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister, aunt and friend. She is survived by her four daughters, Suzanne O’Brien, Barbara Carlson and her husband, Glenn, Doreen LeBlanc and her husband, Brian, and Lori Walters and her husband, John all of Windsor Locks; her five beloved grandchildren, Heather Baker, Michelle, Patrick, and Jennifer Walters all of Windsor Locks and Melissa Brynes and her husband, Tom of Marlborough, MA; her four loving great-grandchildren, Nicolas Barcome, Jacob, Carson, and Reagan Brynes; her sisters, Phyllis Amero of Windsor Locks, Betty Davis of Manchester, CT; two brothers, Louis Amero of Presque Isles, ME and Donald Amero and his companion Gayle Handy of Woodstock, VT and several nieces and nephews. Laura was predeceased by a sister, Claire Jacques. Her family would like to thank Dr. Jonathan Sporn, MD, Pat Nugent, PA and the staff of Trinity of New England for their exceptional care and support. Relatives and friends are welcome to join the family during visiting hours on Thursday, January 10, 2019 from 4 to 7 pm at the Windsor Locks Funeral Home, 441 Spring St., Windsor Locks. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Friday, January 11, 2019 at 11 am at St. Robert Bellarmine Church, 52 South Elm St, Windsor Locks. Please meet at the church. Burial will follow in St. Mary’s Cemetery. Memorial contributions in Laura’s memory may be made to Mary, Gate of Heaven Parish, 42 Spring St., Windsor Locks CT 06096. For online expressions of sympathy or directions please visit

Read Less

Service Details

  • Visitation

    Thursday, January 10th, 2019 | 4:00pm - 7:00pm
    Windsor Locks Funeral Home
    441 Spring St
    Windsor Locks, CT
    Thursday, January 10th, 2019
    4:00pm - 7:00pm
  • Funeral Mass

    Friday, January 11th, 2019 | 11:00am
    St. Robert Bellarmine Church
    52 South Elm St
    Friday, January 11th, 2019
    Please meet at the church
  • Interment

    St. Mary's Cemetery, Windsor Locks
    Spring St.
    Windsor Locks, CT

Photos & Videos

Photo Album

Subscribe to Updates

We encourage you to share any memorable photos or stories about Laura. All tributes placed on and purchased through this memorial website will remain on in perpetuity for generations.

Gestures of Sympathy

Tribute Wall

Private Condolence
Would you like to attach a photo to your condolence?
Donald & Gayle sent flowers to the family of Laura T. O'Brien (Amero).
Hand delivered by a local florist
Donald & Gayle sent flowers to the family of Laura T. O'Brien (Amero).
Hand delivered by a local florist

Paula Fabrizi Kiely

Doreen and Lori: My sincerest condolences to you both and your families on your mother's passing. I met her one time and thought of her as a pleasant and happy lady. May she rest in peace in the arms of the Lord.
Comment | Posted at 09:15am via Condolence

Heartfelt Sympathies Store

Our Heartfelt Sympathy for all of us @ DELIVERY SOLUTIONS.
Flower Image

Memorial Flowers Purchased

Heartfelt Sympathies Store purchased flowers for the family of Laura O'Brien.
Comment | Posted at 12:08pm via Floral Arrangements

R Bailey

To the O'Brien Family, My thoughts and prayers go out to you and the many friends of Laura. We can all look forward to a world without the pain and suffering of losing a precious life as promised in the Bible at Revelation 21:4 and John 5:21. May God comfort your hearts, 2 Thessalonians 2:16, 17. My deepest sympathy.
Comment | Posted at 09:36am via Condolence

Nola Amero

We are keeping you all in our thoughts and prayers. Mike, Nola and Lewis Amero
Comment | Posted at 05:12pm via Condolence

Nancy Stimac

Our prayers are with Laura and the family. Nancy and George Stimac
Comment | Posted at 01:35pm via Condolence

Benefits to Ordering Flowers Through Heartfelt Sympathies

Send Beautiful Flower Arrangements

Ordering through us helps ensure your order will be placed through a local flower shop with whom the funeral home has a personal and trusting relationship. Through this service, a card with a picture of your selection will be included so you are able to leave a longer message of support to the family with your thoughtful gesture. Also included is a photo of your arrangement and message which will remain in perpetuity within this memorial website.

The Heartfelt Sympathies Difference:
  • Your flower arrangement will be hand-delivered by a local florist.
  • Choose to send to the service, funeral home, or family's home.
  • Your selected arrangement will be archived in this memorial tribute website in perpetuity.

Why light a candle?

This is why you should light a candle..

Honoring A Life: A Thoughtful Gesture with Global Benefits

Memorial Trees by Honoring A Life

When you choose to have a memorial tree planted for your loved one, you are doing more than simply putting a plant in the ground. You are making a long-term commitment to the environment, and implanting the memories of your loved one in our planet for countless years to come. A memorial tree is a unique tribute that provides global benefits like no other gift could.

What You Receive:
  • A memorial tree planted in the area of greatest need, according to the planting schedule of the American Forests Organization and the Canadian Institute of Forestry.
  • A memorial card to be sent to your home or a person of your choosing which demonstrates the gift you have given.
  • Your name and message listed in this online memorial, and on the website. (See sample memorial)