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Patricia E. O'Brien

Nurse, 41

Services for Patricia Ellen O'Brien of Severna Park, a registered nurse at North Arundel Hospital, will take place at 11:30 a.m. tomorrow at St. John the Evangelist Church, Ritchie Highway and Cypress Creek Road.

Mrs. O'Brien, 41, died May 7 of heart failure at North Arundel Hospital.

She was born in Washington and raised in Leonardtown.

Mrs. O'Brien was educated at the University of Maryland-College Park, where she earned a bachelor's degree in biology. She earned her graduate degree in biology from the University of Maine, and attended nursing school at the University of Maryland-Baltimore.

She was a member of the Annapolis Striders and did volunteer work with the Severna Park Elementary School. Other interests included hiking, outdoor activities and traveling.

Survivors include her husband of 14 years, Robert Walters, and a son, Zachary O'Brien Walters, both at home; her parents, Paul and Mary O'Brien, and two brothers, Paul O'Brien and Stephen O'Brien, all of Leonardtown; eight sisters, Colleen Knepper of Catonsville, Mary Ann Smith of Merrimac, N.H., Peggy Delis of Laurel; Dotie Hartley of Leonardtown, Cathy O'Brien of Los Angeles, Susan McCormack and Cindy Wells, both of LaPlata, )) and Karen McGuire of Laurel.

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association.

James N. Jean

Air Force colonel, 57

Memorial services for retired U.S. Air Force Col. James Neville Jean II of Arnold will take place at 11 a.m. May 26 at the Maryland Veterans Cemetery in Hurlock.

Colonel Jean, 57, died May 7 of heart failure at his home.

He was born and raised in Phillipsburg, N.J.

He graduated in 1957 from the Virginia Military Academy in Lexington, Va. He also attended South Illinois University, earning a master's degree in 1973.

Colonel Jean served in the Air Force for 22 years. After that, he worked for the Distribution Centers of Baltimore, and was employed by Lever Bros. of Baltimore.

He was a member of VFW Post 6694 in Dundalk and the American Legion Post 297.

Survivors include his wife, the former Joy Wilson, whom he married in 1958; three daughters, Jennifer Weaver of Broadway, Va., Janet Suprin of Garmish, Germany, and Joanne Jean of Arnold; two sons, James N. Jean III of Dallas, Texas, and Jeffrey Jean of Huntington; 10 grandchildren; a sister, Bette McCay of Richmond, Va.; and a brother, Charles M. Jean of Portsmouth, Va.

Memorial contributions can be made to the Anne Arundel Medical Center Foundation, Franklin and Cathedral streets, Annapolis, 21401.

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