Our staff provides excellent funeral planning services.
We have years of experience caring for families from all walks of life, cultures and faiths. Our unsurpassed staff and our family provide kind, caring, professional service. Each family comes to us because they know we are leaders in our profession who are dedicated to excellence in service, adhere to the highest funeral industry standards, and have exceptional integrity. We consistently earn phenomenally high customer satisfaction survey results.
Our licensed, professional staff is here for you 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Please call 860-583-7116 anytime. We will even come to you to make arrangements in the comfort of your home.
Prompt, compassionate service is always just a phone call away, where and when you need it.
Thomas P. O’Brien, a lifelong resident of Bristol,
is a graduate of Boston College and a licensed Funeral Director. Tom follows
his father and grandfather in managing the O'Brien Funeral Home. Tom and his
wife Marie live in Bristol.
Eric G. Granados has been with O’Brien Funeral Home
since 2000. He received his mortuary degree from the New England Institute of
Applied Arts and Sciences. Eric resides in Bristol and is a licensed Funeral
Director and Embalmer.
joined the O'Brien Funeral Home in March 2011. A 1975 graduate of the former
Simmons Institute of Funeral Service in Syracuse, NY, he has been a licensed
funeral director in Connecticut since 1978. Professionally, he had served on
the Board of Directors of Selected Independent Funeral Homes and is a member of
the Connecticut Funeral Directors Association. Jay is an active parishioner of
St. John’s Episcopal Church, Waterbury and has served numerous terms on their
Vestry. He was Senior Warden from 2006-2008 and 2015-2017. He is a former
member of the Kiwanis Club of Waterbury and served two terms as club President,
was a longtime member of its Board of Directors and had also served as a
Kiwanis Lt. Governor. Jay is a member of the B.P.O.Elk’s Lodge #265; a member
and served on the board of managers of the former Waterbury Club in Waterbury;
Harmony Lodge #42 Ancient Free and Accepted Masons; Scottish Rite Bodies 32nd
Degree; Lafayette Consistory; Royal Arch Masons; York Rite Bodies; New Haven
Commandery No. 2, Sphinx Temple Ancient Arabic Order Nobles of the Mystic
Shrine in Newington and their appointed Master of Ceremonies; member and Past
President of the Kaabans Shrine Club in Plymouth; and Past Director in 2010 of
Dimaryp Court #66 Royal Order of Jesters.
Apprentice Funeral Director/Embalmer
Paige joined O'Brien Funeral Home in
2015 as an intern while attending the Mortuary Program at Lincoln College of
New England. After graduating in May of 2016 with a degree in Associate of Applied Science, Paige began her apprenticeship at O'Brien’s and will soon
obtain her funeral director and embalmer license. A Bristol resident, she is an active member
of St. Anthony Church.
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