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Susan L. (Moore) O’Bryon

  • On August 27, 2020

Susan L. (Moore) O’Bryon, of Washington passed away peacefully at her home, with her son and daughter by her side on August 26, 2020, after a brief battle with cancer. Born on August 20, 1942 in Canonsburg, she was the daughter of the late Donald P. and Nellie L. (Phillips) Moore.

Susan graduated from Canonsburg High School in 1960 and the Washington Hospital School of Nursing in 1963. On November 14, 1962 she married her high school sweetheart, James O’Bryon. Mrs. O’Bryon worked for over 44 years at Washington Hospital as a registered nurse in the operating room. She was known and loved by all as “Susie.”

Susan is survived by a daughter Kristen (Aaron) Hunt of McMurray, a son Scott (Nicol) O’Bryon of Rostraver, granddaugthers Kaitlynn O’Bryon and Kinslee O’Bryon, a step granddaughter Morgan Ellsworth, and two great granddaugthers , Rylee and Dakota and many members of her extended family. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, James G. O’Bryon who passed away on April 3, 2020.

Susan was an active member of Chartiers Hill United Presbyterian Church where she served as a trustee, deacon and elder. She also enjoyed gardening, travelling with her husband and spending time with her family and friends.

Funeral viewing will be held on Sunday, August 30, 2020 from 2 PM – 7 PM at Pittsburgh Cremation and Funeral Care, 3287 Washington Road, McMurray, PA 15317, (724) 260-5546. A burial service to celebrate her life will be held on Monday, August 31, 2020 at 11 AM at Chartiers Hill United Presbyterain Church Cemetery, 2230 Washington Road, Canonsburg, PA 15317.

The family would like to extend a special thank you to the nurses and hospital staff at UPMC Shadyside Hospital 4 Main, Happy at Home In Home Care, Home Instead, Visiting Angels, Amedysis Home Health and Amedysis Hospice for their kindess, loving care and support during her last few months of life.

Memorial donations may be made to Chartiers Hill United Presybterain Church at 2230 Washington Road, Canonsburg, PA 15317.

Please view and sign the family’s online guestbook at pittsburghcremation.com.

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  • Aug 29 2020
Kristen, You are in our thoughts and prayers. If you need anything let me know. Love, Carol
Sharon Bourgo
  • Aug 29 2020
I’m so sorry for your loss. I worked with your mom at Washington Hospital. She was a beautiful person and a wonderful nurse. She’s at peace now and with her loving husband. God bless all of you. 🙏🏼🙏🏼🙏🏼🙏🏼🙏🏼🙏🏼
Ruth Hrutkay
  • Aug 30 2020
Kristen and Scott, so sorry to hear of your Moms passing. I worked with her at the hospital. she was alovely person. Never had an unkind word to say about anyone. May her memories help you through these trying times. May she rest in peace. Ruth Hrutkay