Dorothy E. O’Neill

Dorothy E. O’Neill, 96, of Brookville died Monday June 15, 2015 at McKinley Health Center in Brookville, PA.

Born October 23, 1918 in Huefner, Knox Twp, Clarion Co., her parents were Bert and Florence Barr Kaness.

She was a high school graduate. Dorothy was married to Howard J. O’Neill on November 7, 1939 in Fryburg, PA.

She worked at Sylvania, Viesta Shoppe and Jefferson Manor as a dietary manager for 21 years.

Dorothy was a member of Immaculate Conception Church in Brookville.

She loved to play cards. She also enjoyed traveling, cooking and spending time with family and friends.

Surviving relatives include her daughter Cheryl (Philip) Popp of Georgia; three sons, Richard (Doris) O’Neill of Muncy, PA, Daniel (Millie) O’Neill of South Carolina, Terrence (Cathy) O’Neill of Brookville, eight grandchildren and eleven great grandchildren.

Along with her parents and husband Dorothy is preceded in death by six brothers, Harry, Albert, Lawrence, Russell, Ivan, Charles, and Wayne Kaness, and two sisters, Mable Kaness Gesin and Betty Kaness Sparks.

A mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 AM Thursday June 18, 2015 at the Immaculate Conception Church in Brookville with Father William Laska presiding.

Interment will be in St. Mary Cemetery, Rose Twp., Jefferson Co.

The family request that memorial donations be made to Immaculate Conception Church, 129 Graham Ave. Brookville, PA 15825.

Arrangements are being handled by the Furlong Funeral Home, Gregory K. Furlong FD, corner of Broad St. and First Ave., Summerville, PA.

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