Sean Padriac O'Brien
Sept. 7, 1942 - April 4, 2011
Sean Padraic O'Brien, (aka Ken Howard), age 68, passed away April 4, 2011, at Providence St. Mary Medical Center. Funeral services will be held Sunday, April 10, at 1 p.m. at the Northside Seventh-day Adventist Church with Pastor Roger Johnson officiating.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Stormy Violette Lunak; father, Edwin Alfred Howard; brother Danny Howard; sister Kay Nicolai. He is survived by his wife, Martha O'Brien, of Walla Walla, sisters Starr Levis of Seattle, Sharon Henzel of Bremerton, Connie Howard of Colorado and Tina Gonzalez of Yakima; brothers, Michael Howard of Pullman, Billy Smith of Walla Walla, Richard Howard of California; son, Kelly O'Brien of Washington; daughter Tara Hatcher and husband Ken of Richland; granddaughter Sierra Villegas of Pasco; grandsons, Jamison Hatcher and Phoenix Hatcher; and a great-grandson, Brian Villegas.