Henry Jerome Briggs
Henry Jerome Briggs

May 28, 1944 - March 6, 2018
Born in Baltimore, MD
Resided in Pasadena, MD


Henry (Obbie) Briggs, 74, Pasadena, died at 2:02 p.m., Tuesday, March 6, 2018, from complications following a lingering disease.
Obbie was born May 28, 1944, in Baltimore, MD and was a lifelong area resident. He worked as a Mechanic in Research & Development for Baltimore Aircoil, Co.
He is survived by his wife, Patricia, son Steven Briggs and wife Laura of Odenton, MD; son Christopher Briggs and wife Kim of Pasadena; Granddaughter Leslie Briggs; Grandsons Ian Briggs and Ethan Briggs; and brother Jeffrey Briggs of Florida.
He is preceded in death by parents, Jeffrey and Viola (Hutchins) Briggs; and sisters Bettie Leister, Kathryn Swanhart and Patricia Arthur.
Obbie was best known for his woodworking skills, love of steamed crabs, dry sense of humor, positive attitude, and love for his family.
Interment will be private.
In lieu of flowers and other condolences, contributions may be made in his name to the cancer-related charity of your choice.