Donald Lee O’Neil
July 07, 1972 ‒ September 23, 2006
Donald Lee “Donnie” O’Neil, age 34 of Centerburg died unexpectedly at home, Saturday, September 23, 2006.
He was born on July 7, 1972 in Columbus to Gary Lee and Sharon Lee (Pierce) O’Neil of Sunbury. A graduate of Big Walnut High School in 1991, he was a lifelong area resident. He worked as a fireplace installer for Suburban Fireplace and enjoyed fishing and tending to the needs of his family and home.
Kind hearted, giving, always willing to lend a helping hand, he was an excellent father, husband, brother, and son.
In addition to his parents he is also survived by wife; Sheryl (Fishero) O’Neil, Daughters: Ashley, Lauren, Cassidy, Son: Andy, for whom he diligently cared, Siblings: Gary Jr., Scott (Dawn) O’Neil, Sheri (Tony) Defibaugh all of Mt. Vernon, Mother-in-law: Ruth Fishero of Westerville, Grandmother: Thelma Dye of Marengo, Great-neighbor: John Parker, Caring employers: John (Teresa) Thomas, Herb (Sharon) Wolf, Aunts, Uncles, Nieces, Nephews, Cousins, and Friends.
Preceded in death by Grandparents: Donald (Regina) Pierce, Charles (Clara) O’Neil, and Garth Fishero.
Friends may call Wednesday 2-4 & 6-8 p.m. at DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, SR 3 at 61, Sunbury, where services will be held Thursday 11:00 a.m. with Pastor’s John Little and Pauline Smith officiating. Burial will follow in Sunbury Memorial Park.
Memorial contributions can be made to Spinal Muscular Atrophy Research, Acc. 311538, 1375 Perry St., 5th Fl Rm 515C, Columbus, Ohio 43201.
Condolences may be expressed at www.snyderfuneralhomes.com.