March 29, 1927 to May 5, 2014
Robert O'Neil formerly of Monkton, passed away peacefully at Caressant Care Nursing Home, Listowel on Monday May 5, 2014 at the age of 87. Robert was a member of Knox Presbyterian Church, Monkton. Beloved husband of Hazel (Young) O'Neil whom he married in 1994. Father of David and Nancy, Rick and Liz, Paul and Joanne and Todd. Step-father of Doug and Sharon Ward, Neil Ward and Brenda and Lyle Ruby. Grandfather of 16 grandchildren, 23 great grandchildren and 2 great-great children. Fondly remembered by his brother Neil and Barb and sister-in-law Harriet O'Neil. Predeceased by his parents Herb and Edna (Court) O'Neil, his first wife Velma, a daughter in infancy, his brother Ray, sister Eunice Wilson and her husband Jack and sister-in-law Wava O'Neil. Relatives and friends are invited to share their memories at the Brenneman Funeral Home, 141 John Street, Atwood (519-356-2382), on Friday May 9, 2014 from 10:00 a.m. until time of the funeral service at 11:00 a.m. with Rev. Sarah Thompson officiating. Interment in Dorchester Union Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations to: The Parkinson Society Southwestern Ontario Region 117-4500 Blakie Rd. London, ON N6L 9Z9 appreciated by the family and can be arranged by calling the funeral home or returning to the Current Funerals page and clicking on the Make a Donation link. Please forward your cheque directly to the charity at the above address.