Elizabeth A. (Pehlemann)'s Story
Elizabeth Fleming, age 87, of Salem, daughter of the late Esther Roby and Edmund Pehlemann passed away on February 14, 2017.
She was the wife of the late Francis X. O’Brien and Joseph Fleming.
Liz is survived by sons, Joseph O’Brien of Vermont, Marc and John O’Brien of Beverly, and Joseph Fleming of Connecticut; her daughters, Anne O’Brien Kulas of New Hampshire, Sharon O’Brien Fatello of Beverly, and Margaret O’Brien of Salem. She also leaves behind 12 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.
Liz was predeceased by her son, James O’Brien, and her daughter, Elizabeth O’Brien.
There will be no wake or services as Liz made an anatomical gift to Tufts University School of Medicine.
A gathering of family and friends will be held at a later date.
The family wishes to thank Care Dimensions for their compassionate care, the North Shore Cancer Center, especially Dr. Rachel P. Rosovsky, for the years of care, and our supportive friends and neighbors.
Donations in Elizabeth’s name may be made to the Elizabeth A. O’Brien Scholarship Fund, Salem State University, 332 Lafayette Street, Salem, MA 01970; Care Dimensions, 75 Sylvan Street, B-102, Danvers, MA 01923; or the North Shore Cancer Center, 102 Endicott Street, Danvers, MA 01923.
Published on  February 17, 2017