Leah R. O'Neil
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Leah R. O’Neil, 99, died May 19, 2020 at The Lutheran Home at Topton. She was previously a longtime resident of Fleetwood with her husband Kermit, who preceded her in death February 1986. Born in Ruscombmanor Township, Leah was the last surviving sibling of Edwin and Edna (Stahler)Schaeffer’s 14 children. Leah was a member of St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Fleetwood. Leah is survived by four sons and a daughter: Larry, husband of Judith (Keller) O’Neil, Fleetwood; Lynn, husband of Adrienne (Scappaticci) O’Neil, Port St. Lucie, Florida; Michael, husband of Susan (Heck) O’Neil, Shillington; Lisa, wife of Gregory O’Neill, Malvern; and Timothy, husband of Doreen (Anderson) O’Neil, Fleetwood. Leah was predeceased by a son Ronald O’Neil, Hamburg . She is also survived by 12 of her 13 grandchildren, 10 great grandchildren, and three step-great grandchildren. Leah enjoyed spending time with family and friends, baking, was a devoted Phillies fan, and could often be heard yodeling. She will be dearly missed. Leah was also a member of The Ladies Auxiliary of The Lyons Fire Company, The Horace M. Kieffer Home Association, and The American Legion Auxiliary. A private service will be held at the convenience of the family. Contributions in Leah’s memory can be made to St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Fleetwood or The Lutheran Home of Topton. The family would also like to thank the staff of The Lutheran Home at Topton for their caring and compassion, and all they did for Leah in these different times Online condolences can be made at www.MaeStumpFuneralHome.com.

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Published in Reading Eagle from May 23 to May 24, 2020.
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May 26, 2020
My sincere condolences in the loss of your mother who was always very proud of her family. Blessings to all of you.
Joanne Sholedice
Friend
May 26, 2020
O'Neil Family
Know that we are thinking and praying for you during this sad time. Peg was a kind and fun-loving person. She always made us feel welcome in her home. You must have many wonderful stories of Peg's life and the times you shared. Be sure to let these great memories keep her alive in your hearts. She will be surely missed!
Chery and Jeff Fick
May 26, 2020
Sending love and prayers.
Fern Schaeffer
Wilma Schaeffer
Family
May 26, 2020
We send our blessings to your family. Will keep you in our prayers.
Bob and Willy Schaeffer

I am sending this for Fern Schaeffer. She wanted to let the family know that you are in her prayers.
Wilma Schaeffer
Family
May 25, 2020
Blessings and God's Peace to all Leah's family. We know countless memories will help you smile, and knowing this dear lady is now at peace.
Sandy Lenhart Kline
Dave and Sandy Kline,Sabinsville,PA
Friend
May 24, 2020
O'Neil Family,
My condolences on the loss of your mother. May the memories of the many good times you had with your mother during your formative years bring a smile or two amid your grief.
Daniel Hoch
Daniel Hoch
Friend
May 24, 2020
May your loving memories comfort you at this time.
Barry and Christy Schaeffer
Family
May 23, 2020
Rest in peace Leah. A life well lived. Enjoy your new eternal home of rest and peace. Glad bless you. My deepest sympathy to the family.
Gail Greth
Fleetwood PA
Gail Greth
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