Thomas Darwin Neil(1941 - 2014)

NEIL, THOMAS DARWIN, age 72, of Clinton Township, passed away Sunday, March 2, 2014. He was born March 4, 1941, in Detroit, to Clarence and Dorothy Neil (nee Gothro). Mr. Neil took great pride in being a guidance director at Grosse Pointe North High School, enriching students’ lives for 37 years. He also enjoyed his orange Corvette and taking it for joy rides but his biggest love was being “Papa” to Liam and Reilly. Mr. Neil is survived by his loving wife of 42 years, Joanne Neil (nee Jamroz); beloved children, Jennifer (Robert) Munroe of Sterling Heights and Thomas Ryan Neil of Clinton Township; and his cherished grandchildren, Liam O’Donovan and Reilly Munroe. Visitation will be held 2:30 to 8 p.m. Friday, March 7 at Resurrection Funeral Home, 40800 Hayes Road, Clinton Township. A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m.(viewing from 10 - 11), Saturday, March 8, at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Shriners Hospitals for Children - Salt Lake City at Fairfax Road at Virginia Street, Salt Lake City, UT 84103 or The Miracle League of Michigan at:

Funeral Home

Resurrection Funeral Home
40800 Hayes Road Clinton Township, MI 48038
(586) 412-3000
Published in The Macomb Daily on Mar. 6, 2014