Obituary: Donald J. O’Neill


November 07, 1934 – May 20, 2021

information provided by Smits Funeral Home

Donald J. O’Neill, age 86, of Dyer, IN, passed away peacefully Thursday, May 20, 2021. Loving husband of Janice O’Neill, nee Saczawa. Loving father of Kelly O’Neill, Susan (Jerry) Trent, Daniel (Kathleen) O’Neill, Tracy (fiancé Stan) O’Neill, Michael (Alicia) Mleczko, Lisa (Dan) Fieldhouse, and Greg Mleczko. Proud papa of 15 grandchildren. Dear brother of the late Gene (late Kay) O’Neill. Favorite uncle of Mary Kay (Michael) Burton, Peggy Carmichael, and Lee (Don) Bence. Preceded in death by his parents Joseph and Lenore O’Neill, Valerie, and Theresa.

Visitation Tuesday, May 25, 2021, from 3 – 8 p.m. Prayer service Wednesday, May 26, 2021, at 9 a.m. from Smits Funeral Home 2121 Pleasant Springs Lane, Dyer, IN, to St. Maria Goretti Catholic Church (Masks Required) 500 Northgate Drive, Dyer, IN, for a 10 a.m. funeral Mass, with Rev. Charles Niblick officiating. Interment Holy Cross Cemetery – Calumet City, IL.

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