Mary E. O'Neill

December 19, 1924 - October 7, 2017

Obituary & Service Info

Mary E. O’Neill died peacefully on Sunday, October 8th, 2017, in Lebanon, NJ. She was 92.

Services are under the care and direction of Kurzawa Funeral Home, 338 Main Street in South Amboy.

Mary was born in Kearney, New Jersey on December 19th, 1924 to the late William James and Sarah Martin. Mary worked as a Tax Accessor for the Borough of Sayreville and lived in Parlin for 52 years. Some of Mary's favorite things were to go bowling with her friends, read, do crossword puzzles, play bingo and go to the park collecting seashells with her grandchildren. Her greatest love was to be with her family and have all her children and grandchildren around her.

She is survived by her three children, Gary O’Neill and wife JoAnne of Manalapan, Bill O’Neill of Sayreville and Allison Hayward and husband Mark of Ringoes, fifteen grandchildren, Keith, Carrie, Cherilyn, Brian, Jason, Amie, Timmy, Megan, Melissa, James, Maggie, Conor, Sarah, Jennifer and Ryan, seven great grandchildren, Justin, Liam, Jacob, Ryder, Drew, Ava and Caden.

Mary was preceded in death by her husband, James Joseph O'Neill, her parents, William James and Sarah Martin and three children, Maureen, Jimmy and Donna.

Visitation will be held in the chapel of Kurzawa Funeral Home on Thursday, October 12th, 2017 from 4-8:00 pm. A Funeral Mass will be offered Friday, October 13th, 2017 at 11:45 am at St. Mary’s Roman Catholic Church, South Amboy with interment to follow at Holy Cross Cemetery, Cranbury Road, East Brunswick, NJ.

In lieu of flowers, the family asks that you please send a donation to the American Breast Cancer Society in memory of her daughter, Maureen O'Neill and/or to the Juvenile Diabetes Foundation.