November 20, 1935 - March 17, 2021 Neil passed away peacefully on the morning of March 17, 2021. Parkinson's and dementia contributed to his death. He lived in Sparks, NV, for the last two and a half years to be close to his youngest son, Andrew, and daughter in-law, Jean. Neil will be missed by surviving family members and many friends. He was in the Navy from 1956-1960. Soon after, at a New Year's Eve party he met Linda Sue Hayes and they married that year. Neil's career was a machinist, mostly in the Los Angeles, CA. area where he worked in the aerospace industry until retirement. Neil was a member of the Eagles and Elks service clubs, and participated in their many bowling activities. The internment of his ashes will be at the Riverside National Cemetery, Riverside, CA, on June 14, 2021 at 2:00pm. They will be placed with his wife Linda, who has been waiting for him since June 14, 2003.
Published in Palos Verdes Peninsula News on May 31, 2021.