Cumberland Times-News

April 24, 2013

STEVEN A. O’BRIEN [Hagerstown]

Cumberland Times-News

— HAGERSTOWN — Steven Andrew O’Brien, 26, of Hagerstown, formerly of Cumberland, went home to be with his loving and caring Father, and Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ on Saturday, April 20, 2013. His suffering has ended and he is now at peace.

Born May 14th 1986, in Cumberland, he was the son of John J. O’Brien and Janet Jeffries.

Steven worked various jobs with construction and retail throughout the years.

Steven loved to spend time with his family and friends. He was a very kind and friendly person, who never met a stranger, and would do anything for anyone. Friends would often say, he would give you the shirt off his back.

Steven was preceded in death by his grandfather, Robert Wariner; and also his paternal grandparents, William J. O’Brien and Virginia Grace O’Brien.

Steven is survived by his parents, John J. O’Brien, Cumberland and Janet N. Jeffries, Frostburg; one brother, Jesse Jeffries, Frostburg; one sister, Angela (O’Brien) Vadney, Hagerstown; maternal grandparents, Carl and Rita Jeffries, Frostburg; three uncles, Mike O’Brien, Hagerstown, Jason Jeffries and Brian Jeffries, both of Frostburg; nephew and niece, Owen and Ella Vadney; and cousins, Katie O’Brien, Jason, Jackie and Justin Jeffries.

Friends will be received at the Upchurch Funeral Home P.A., 202 Greene St., Cumberland, from noon until 1 p.m. on Friday, April 26, 2013.

A memorial service will follow at 1 p.m., with the Rev Harold R. McClay Jr., officiating.

As per his request, Steve will to be cremated.

Condolences to the family may be posted after Mr. O’Brien’s obituary at