Nancy L. O’Brien
Virginia Beach – Nancy L. O’Brien, 76, passed away on December 12, 2011 after a courageous battle with lung cancer. She was born in Iowa to the late George and Harriett Hogan. Nancy belonged to the Virginia Beach Duplicate Bridge Club and the American Contract Bridge League in which she was a Golden Age Master. A graduate of the University of Maryland, she was a member of Alpha Omega Pi. She retired as a elementary school teacher after serving 30 years in the Va. Beach Public Schools. Nancy was an avid cruise ship traveler where she and her husband, George, visited almost every major port in the world.
Left to cherish her memory is her loving husband of 55 years, George, Captain U.S. Navy-Retired, her two daughters: Kathleen and Victoria and her five grandchildren: Shannon, Joshua, Alexander, Jacob and Nancy.
Services will be held on Monday, January 23, 2012 at the Naval Academy Chapel, Main Chapel, in Annapolis, MD at 10:30AM, with a reception to follow at the Officer’s Club. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Virginia Beach Duplicate Bridge Club, in care of Nancy Cook, 620 Old Field Arch, Chesapeake VA 23320.
Altmeyer Funeral Home, 5792 Greenwich Rd, Virginia Beach VA 23462, is handling the arrangements. Online condolences may be expressed at altmeyer.com.