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Rita (Gill) O'Neill

April 27, 1930 ~ April 29, 2017 (age 87)

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Rita O'Neill of Easton passed away April 29, 2017.  Daughter of the late Clement and Winifred (Bunn) Gill.  Loving mother of Paul E. O'Neill and his wife Rosemary of Raynham, Lycia Pereira and her husband Jack of Norton and the late Catherine A. O'Neill.  Sister of Richard Gill of Easton, the late Kenneth Gill of Brockton, the late Clement Gill, Nancy Larson of Easton, Winifred "Rose" Drew of Raynham and Elaine Noel of Maine.  She is also survived by 10 grandchildren, 9 great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.

Rita was a very hard worker and worked for the Easton Public Schools in the cafeteria for many years.  She was an avid church goer and loved her doll collection.  She was very involved with her grandchildren and cherished spending time with her family at their sporting events.

Visitation will be held on Wednesday, May 3rd from 4:00PM - 7:00PM at 93 Center Street in Easton.  A Funeral Mass will be held on Thursday, May 4th at Immaculate Conception Church on Main St. in Easton at 10:00AM.  Burial will immediately follow at Immaculate Conception Cemetery in Easton.

Arrangements by Leighton-MacKinnon Funeral Home.  In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Old Colony Hospice, 321 Manley St., W. Bridgewater, MA  02379.

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 Service Information

May 3, 2017

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
93 Center St.
93 Center St.
Easton, MA 02356

Funeral Mass
May 4, 2017

10:00 AM
Immaculate Conception Church
193 Main St.
Easton, MA 02356

May 4, 2017

Immaculate Conception Cemetery
97 Canton St.
N. Easton, MA 02356

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