O'Neil V. Paradise passed away March 12, 2014 at the age of 97. O'Neil was born November 21, 1916 in Eagle Lake, Maine to Sadie (Ozithee) and Solomon Paradise. O'Neil is preceded in death by his beloved wife Lorraine Leduc, and survived by his daughter and son-in-law Susan and Robert Zagryn of Tomball, TX; daughter Christine Lavery of Jaffrey, NH; daughter and son-in-law Lynn and David Brewer of North Stratford, N.H.; and 7 grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren. Retired in 1979 from Litton Industries and after spending most of his life in Briston and Farmington, CT, O'Neil relocated to Texas. He was an avid golfer. He loved the game of bridge in his retirement years at the Tomball Community Center. During WW II O'Neil served in the Pacific Theatre with the U.S. Marines and spent several months on Guadalcanal in the Solomon Islands. Services will be held at a later date in Connecticut.