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Victim of Murder Suicide Remembered As Compassionate and Dedicated Woman


A local woman who’s life was taken will be remembered for her dedication to her community as a nurse, teacher and lover of animals. The funeral for Vickie O’Brien will take place today in Glenwood. O’Brien’s death was ruled a homicide. She and her husband, formerly of the Alexandria, were discovered on June 26th the results according to the Cass County Sheriff’s Office were a murder suicide.

“Vickie will be remembered for her deep connection with her students and patients, her love for her family and friends, her passion for animals and her legacy of compassion­­­­­. May her memory be blessed.”