O’NEIL, Eileen ( FITZPATRICK ) d. March 20, 2008
Mrs. Eileen O’NEIL of 3 Coady St Miramichi passed away peacefully at her residence on Thursday, March 20th at the age of 87. Born in Nelson Miramichi she was the daughter of the late Thomas & Annie (HOLLAND) FITZPATRICK.
She is survived by daughters Rose Marie SWEENEY (Paul) Nelson Miramichi, Marjorie
LaROCQUE (Frank) of Miramichi, sons, Kenneth O’NEIL (Heather) of Mississauga Ont, William O’NEIL (Sondra) of Cassilis, Glenn O’NEIL (Cathy) of Miramichi, ten grandchildren and twelve great grandchildren, Last surviving member of the immediate family. She is predeceased by her husband Al O’NEIL, sisters, Theresa, Mae and Florence, one brother Gerald.
Mrs. Eileen O’NEIL rested at Maher’s Funeral Home Miramichi on Monday, March 24th from 2-4 & 7-9. Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated on Tuesday, March 25th at 11 a.m. from St Patrick’s Roman Catholic Church with Fr. Jim McQuade officiating.
Active pallbearers were Bill O’NEIL, James SWEENEY, Dwayne SWEENEY, Gary MURPHY, Frank DOLAN and Mark LAWLOR.
Honorary pallbearers were Residents of Nelson Senior Complex, Rita CASSIDY, Mary McFARLANE, Simone PIERCY, Elinor DOYLE, Florence HOLLAND and Evelyn SULLIVAN, Readers Paula SWEENEY and Wendy MURPHY. Organist, Jacqueline Allain.
The Friendly Neighbor Senior Citizens Club and the St. Patrick’s CWL formed a guard of honor. Interment will be in St Patrick’s Cemetery in the spring. Funeral arrangements were under the care of Maher’s Funeral Home Miramichi, NB. Telephone 773-4321.
Source: Miramichi Leader, March 28, 2008