Merritt Island, Florida — Mary H. (Coupe) O'Neill 84, of Merritt Island Florida and formerly of Lawrence MA passed away Friday October 5, 2012 following a brief illness. She was the wife of the late James J. O'Neill, former Lawrence City Alderman.
Born in Andover, MA on November 23, 1927 Mary was educated in Andover at St. Augustine's Grammar School and Punchard High School. Mrs. O'Neill worked for the N. E. Telephone Co. as an administrative assistant. She was past president of the Pioneers Telephone Union and past president of the ladies Elks in Lawrence. Mary volunteered her time at the Cape Canaveral Hospital in Florida.
She leaves her children; William A. O'Neill of Florida, James J. O'Neill Jr. and his wife Diane of Atkinson NH and Joseph L. O'Neill and his wife Cheryl of Methuen. Also leaving her grandchildren, Nancy, Ryan, Corey, Channa, Joseph T., Erin and Tanner. She was the daughter of the late William and Hortense (Silvia) Coupe and sister of the late Clarence Coupe.
ARRANGEMENTS: Relatives and friends are kindly invited to visitation on Wednesday at Cataudella Funeral Home, 126 Pleasant Valley St., Methuen, MA from 4pm -8pm. A funeral mass will be celebrated on Thursday at 10am in St. Augustine's Church, Essex St., Andover. Burial in Holy Sepulchre cemetery, North Andover.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to : La Casa Senior Assisted Living 220 N. Grove Street, Merritt Island, FL 32953. Please see www.cataudellafh.com for directions or to leave a condolence.