Emily R. O'Neill (nee Johnson), 75, entered into rest Tuesday, June 11, 2013, after losing her battle with cancer. Emily was born July 30, 1937 in Staten Island, New York, raised her family in Holden, Massachusetts and lived in North Ridgeville for 20 years, after coming from Avon Lake. She retired in 1997 from Lorain County Community College as a secretary.
She is survived by her children, William J. (Kathleen) O'Neill, Kathleen M. O' Neill, John F. (Mary) O'Neill and Kevin M. (Mary) O'Neill; six grandchildren, Bryan, Timothy, Jack, Erin, Megan and Kelly.
She was preceded in death by her husband, William H. O'Neill in 2010; parents, John and Emily (nee Sarawich) Johnson; and sister, Cynthia Lewis.
The family will receive friends Friday, June 14, 2013 from 4 to 8 P.M., at the Misencik Funeral Home, 36363 Detroit Rd., Avon. Mass of Christian Burial will be Saturday, June 15, 2013 at 12 Noon at Holy Spirit Parish, 410 Lear Rd., Avon Lake. Interment will be at St. Joseph Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Outreach Ministries at Holy Spirit Parish, Avon Lake.