Dorothy L. O’Neill, 96, of Selbyville, Del., formerly of Philadelphia, Pa., passed away Saturday, Nov. 15, 2008, in Hilton Head, S.C., while on vacation with her daughter and son-in-law. She was a member of Salem United Methodist Church in Selbyville; and had made her home with her daughter, Elaine, and son-in-law, Walter, for many years.
O’Neill was preceded in death by her parents, Edward and Alvina Kopitzsch Thomas. She is survived by her son, David J. O’Neill and his wife, Patricia, of Wanaque, N.J.; two daughters, Patricia L. McCloud and her husband, Hal, of Wheat Ridge, Colo., and Elaine D. Crocker and her husband, Walt, of Selbyville; five grandchildren, David and Colleen Crocker, Kathryn, Ashley and David O’Neill; four great-grandchildren, Ryan Crocker, Anthony, Austin and Amanda Roadarmel; and a niece, Geraldine Ney and her husband, Ray.
Services and burial were private.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations be made to the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 163, Salisbury, MD 21803.