Dorothy M. ONeil

Dorothy M. Dee (Davis) ONeil age 88, of Greenfield, Massachusetts, passed away Saturday, September 1, 2018 in the Buckley Health Care Center. She was the wife of the late Paul F. ONeil. Born in Fall River, a daughter of the late Harold V. and Cora (Sowter) Davis, she lived in Pawtucket and Warren for many years before moving to Greenfield five years ago to be near her family. A graduate of B.M.C. Durfee High School, class of 1948, she worked as a medical assistant for the Southcoast Health Group in Swansea, area doctors offices and at Memorial Hospital in Pawtucket for forty years before her retirement in 2005. An active member of the First Christian Congregational Church also known as The Old White Church, she was involved in preparing meals at the church, working at the thrift store and putting together the church cookbook. A true lover of history and genealogy, she was a member of the Warren Historical Society. Mrs. ONeil was artistically talented and enjoyed traveling throughout the United States and Europe. She will be remembered for her arts and crafts, cooking, and especially for her kindness. She is survived by one son, Paul M. ONeil and his wife Karen of Leyden, MA; one sister, Pamela Crofton and her husband Dale of Tavares, FL, one granddaughter Kathleen C. ONeil of Leyden, MA and several cousins. Her Funeral Service will be held on Saturday, September 8, 2018 at 9:30AM in the First Christian Congregational Church, 1113 G.A.R. Highway, Swansea, MA 02777. Visitation will be held on Friday from 5:00 to 8:00PM in the Waring- Sullivan Home at Birchcrest, 189 Gardners Neck Rd., Swansea. Relatives and friends invited. Contributions in her honor may be made to the church or to the , 309 Waverly Oaks Rd., Waltham, MA 02452. Burial in St. Patricks Cemetery, Fall River. For tributes or directions:

Funeral Home

Waring-Sullivan Home of Memorial Tribute at Birchcrest
189 Gardners Neck Road Swansea, MA 02777
(508) 676-1933
Published in The Herald News on Sept. 5, 2018