Leo O'Neill

Obituary of Leo Francis O'Neill

Leo Francis O’Neill, 88, passed on September 18. Born in Trenton, NJ he lived in Cape May Courthouse. He was retired from the U.S. Postal Service, a veteran of the U.S. Navy and served in the Korean War on the USS Robert H. McCard, DD-822. He had attended several of this ship reunions over the past decade. He was also a member of the American Legion Tuckahoe Post 239. He enjoyed NASCAR, skiing and Ford trucks. He traveled to 45 states and also Ireland, Italy. Spain, Portugal & France. He participated in several Anchor House Ride for runaways annual bike ride & Cory's ride as well . Survivors include his children Lee Ann Popovich and her husband William, Marlene Sisti and her husband Vito, Steven O’Neill and his wife Liz; and his stepdaughter Virginia Cavella, his caretaker; his sisters Lorraine Rose, and Patricia Grouser and her husband Richard; and his grandchildren William Popovich, Brian Popovich, Jessica Cifelli, Nicholas Popovich, and Steven O’Neill, and eight great-grandchildren. He also had many nieces, nephews, friends & neighbors. He is predeceased by his wife Mary O'Neill, his parents, Vincent & Grace (Batz)O'Neill, brothers Vincent, Richard & John O'Neill. Sisters Loretta & Joan Reinhardt. Also by his beloved canine companion Lucia (his girl!). Viewing will be Wednesday, September 22nd from 9:30 am until 10:45 am with a Mass at 11:00 am at St. Joseph’s RC Church, 43rd and Landis Avenue, Sea Isle City, NJ. Entombment will follow in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Cape May, NJ. Memorials may be given to Anchor House Foundation, Trenton, NJ or St Jude. For condolences to the family, visit www.godfreyfuneralhome.com
Wednesday
22
September

Visitation at Main Service

9:30 am - 10:45 am
Wednesday, September 22, 2021
St Joseph's RC Church
4308 Landis Ave
Sea Isle City, New Jersey, United States
Wednesday
22
September

Mass

11:00 am
Wednesday, September 22, 2021
St Joseph's RC Church
4308 Landis Ave
Sea Isle City, New Jersey, United States
Wednesday
22
September

Final Resting Place

11:00 am
Wednesday, September 22, 2021
St. Mary's Cemetery
1056 Seashore Rd
Cape May, New Jersey, United States
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