Edmund James O’Brien Cruise Ship Passenger Death – Edmund James O’Brien, 65, from New Providence, New Jersey, passed away on Friday, May 18, 2018, while on vacation in Seattle. Edmund was with his family in Seattle, preparing to board Celebrity Cruises ship Celebrity Solstice for a 7-night Alaskan cruise, when he passed away unexpectedly.
Born in Elizabeth, New Jersey, he moved to New Providence 25 years ago.
He will be remembered for being the most loyal, dedicated, supportive and caring husband and father. Ed was married to his one and only true love Regina, aka his “Bub”, for 44 years.
Edmund James O’Brien is survived by his wife, Regina Walsh O’Brien and his daughter Megan.
As final unselfish act, Edmund James O’Brien donated his eyes to Sight Life. Daughter Megan says, “My Father lives on!!!! His last selfless act of love resulted in 2 people receiving the gift of SIGHT: 30 yr old woman & 65 yr old man! “.