Call us directly: (302) 368-9500
Toll-free: (800) 214-2213

Erin M. O’Brien

March 26, 1971 – November 15, 2016

Erin M. O’Brien, age 45, of Newark, DE, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, November 15, 2016.

Born in Paris, TN on March 26, 1971, Erin was the daughter of Kevin O’Brien and Ruth Hunt. She worked as a medical billing specialist for Christiana Care for many years. Erin will be long remembered as a passionate Dallas Cowboys fan, for her devotion to friends and family, and for her love of life.

In addition to her parents, she is survived by her sons, Justin O’Brien and Jordan Wilson; grandchildren, Eliana White and Malachi Wilson; sisters, Kelly Richardson (Robert) and Tracy Crouse (Brandon); and a host of nieces and nephews.

A memorial service will be held at 1 pm on Saturday, November 19, 2016 at the Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 121 W. Park Place, Newark, DE. Interment will be private.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, 92 Read’s Way, Suite 205, New Castle, DE 19720.

Share Button


  1. Jacqueline Valentine miller, November 16, 2016

    Erin was more than a friend she was my sister. My heart goes out to her boys and the new grand babies, her mama, her sisters and ALL of us who loved her so much. I will always keep you in my heart. I love you ️️huzzy face.

  2. Raymond Woods, November 16, 2016

    My prayers go out to the family. Erin has been a friend of mine since 1986. He energy, smile and her laugh would always bring a smile to my face. I am going to truly miss her.

  3. Lisa Dorman, November 16, 2016

    Our deepest condolences to you and your family during this time. God will never leave you nor forsake you he is always there.

  4. Jamillah HassanEl-Wise, November 16, 2016

    I love you girl & this is so hard to accept. You were more than a friend, you were famy. My Caucasian sistah.-Lol Our memories are long & strong. I pray for your family to get the peace & strength they need to get through this. I’m glad I got to know such a beautiful human being such as yourself. From Allah (God) we all come & to Him we must all someday return. You got your wings way too soon baby girl. I miss you deeply right now. There’s no doubt in my mind that you made it to heaven & are looking down on us & smiling your beautiful smile. Damn Erin. I truly miss you & love you. Sleep In Peace My Sistah till we meet again.

    Love Ya Like A Sistah,
    Jamillah HassanEl-Wise a.k.a Jam2

  5. jeneen biggs fortey, November 16, 2016

    So sorry to hear of Erin’s passing. She was such a wonderful lady with a big smile and a big heart. Rip sweet lady

  6. Melinda Gaus, November 16, 2016

    You were always a force to be reckoned with. I will miss you but I will hold all the memories of our time together close to my heart. I pray you are at peace. Love you, girl♡

  7. Kelly Richardson, November 16, 2016

    Love you & will miss you Sis. Fly free & be an awesome Angel checking in on me. Big Sis

  8. Jacqueline jacek, November 16, 2016

    Gone too soon. Going to miss you cousin. Condolences to all of your family.

  9. Sue Mejia, November 16, 2016

    Erin you made the days at THA fun with your zest for life! I look forward to seeing you again, one day, to laugh and enjoy heaven together

  10. Ricki Pressell, November 16, 2016

    You are going to be missed. God took an angel to be with him. RIP

  11. Latasha Pennick, November 17, 2016

    There’s so much I want to say right now, however I’m so numb and kinda speechless! But what I will say is I love you so much Auntie Erin!! You will forever be in my heart ❤️ and may you Rest In Peace! I will forever and always love you

    Love your niecey,


  12. kelley murray, November 17, 2016

    Sending prayers to Erin’s family. I worked with Erin. She was a nice & funny person. She will be missed by many.

  13. Tonya, November 17, 2016

    My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this time. Praying for peace and comfort and that you feel God’s love wrapped around you. Love you!

  14. Anne Fletcher, November 17, 2016

    Sorry for your loss.

  15. Richard &Tirzha Brown, November 17, 2016

    I am lost for words on this. You was a strong, full of love and energy woman. You will be miss but NEVER FORGOTTEN. LOVE YOU!!!

  16. Alma holland, November 17, 2016

    Erin. You will be missed. You were always like a sister in law to me. Rest In Peace dear heart. Take your rest

  17. Debbie Holmes, November 17, 2016

    My thoughts and prayers are with the family at this very difficult time. I was saddened to hear about her passing. Erin would always have a smile on her face whenever I would see her at work. She always would have something funny to say. May you rest in the loving arms of our God.

  18. Robin Lindley, November 17, 2016

    Kelly: Remember that God is close to the brokenhearted. Holding you in prayer!

  19. Aunt Bunny and Uncle Kent, November 18, 2016

    Rest in peace Erin. God knows best, we love you and miss you .

    Family , may God bless you during this difficult time

  20. Leathe Comer, November 19, 2016

    RIP Erin. My thoughts and prayers are with the family.

  21. KaShamba Williams, November 19, 2016

    Just learned of Erin’s passing… so in awe right now. I knew Erin from high school as did many others because of her popularity. Her bubbly personality that always drew her beautiful smile followed by laughter, would keep anyone in her circle. She talked me down many times in school from getting in trouble, Lol and always offered sound advice… just so geniune.

    May you rest in paradise lady <3. May God bring comfort and peace to your loved ones.

    One Love, One Spirit

  22. Howard Carn, March 27, 2018

    My heart is heavy and I’m at a loss for words. Erin and I became friends when I moved from VA to DE in 2016 and while my time in DE was short Erin and I stayed in contact for a short while. I am so shocked by reading this and just devastated. My thoughts and prayers go out to her family and especially her two sons. WOW


Sign the guestbook:

Comments will be posted within 24 hours pending approval.

reset all fields


Send Flowers

Send Flowers