George O'Neil

January 8, 2017

George E. O'Neil, 83, of Marietta, NY, passed away peace- fully on Sunday after a long stay at Crown Park Nursing Home, Cortland, NY. Born on March 8, 1933 in Syracuse, NY, he was the son of the late Uriah O'Neil and Ruth Raymond.

George married his beloved wife, Angie Marie Rinia on November 17, 1956. After serving in the U.S. Air Force from 1950 to 1953, George became a Syracuse Police Officer and served the City of Syracuse for over 30 years until his retirement in 1990.

He lived most of his adult life with his wife Angie and their children in Lyncourt, NY where George was active in many community organizations. He was an avid Syracuse University sports fan.

George is survived by his beloved wife, Angie R. O'Neil; three children, Thomas O'Neil, George (Dana) O'Neil, Mary-Kay (Bill) Hasenjager; six grandchildren, Patrick (Jennifer) O'Neil, Meghan O'Neil, Sydney Hasenjager, Madigan O'Neil, Louis Hasenjager, and Kieran O'Neil; one great-grandchild, James Patrick O'Neil; brother, Ray O'Neil; sisters, Laura O'Neil and Shirley O'Neil; several nieces and nephews. 

Funeral services will be held on Friday, January 13th, 8:15 a.m. at FARONE & SON Funeral Home and 9 a.m. at St. Daniel's Church where a Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated. Burial will be private. Calling hours will be held on Thursday, January 12th from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the funeral home, 1500 Park Street, Syracuse. 

In lieu of flowers, donations in George's memory may be made to the Alzheimer's Association of CNY, 441 W. Kirkpatrick Street, Syracuse, NY 13204.