Patrick F. O’Neal 1935-2021

MADISON — Patrick F. O’Neal, age 86, of Madison, passed away Tuesday, June 8, 2021.

He was born March 13, 1935, in Uniontown, Pa., the son of Donald and Margaret Lonergan O’Neal. He married Janet Sue Chasser on Aug.16, 1997, at their lakefront home in Madison.

Patrick was a 1953 graduate of Uniontown High School and went on to graduate from Waynesburg College in Pennsylvania in 1957. He served as Director of Safety at Republic Steel and later was the Vice President of Human Resources for Chardon Rubber. He enjoyed golfing and playing tennis at the Chagrin Valley Raquet Club. He also loved his classic cars and especially his 1956, 1957 and 1958 Studebakers. He was a huge Buckeyes and Browns fan.

He is survived by his children, Virginia “Jinni” (John) George; sons, Kevin O’Neal and Brian (Kika) O’Neal; stepson, David (Eileen) Salen; stepdaughter, Jennifer Hoffman; grandchildren, Kevin and Chad Wilson, Christopher Revehl, Eric Nader, Amanda Stem, Jack George, Jake and Abby O’Neal, Alexandra, Rachel and Brenna Salen, Tyler and Zachary Nicholas; and great-grandchildren, Addi, Dorian, Audrey, Ayden, Mason, Mac, Monroe, Sydney and Patrick.

He was preceded in death by his wife of 21 years, Janet Sue O’Neal; sister, Virginia O’Neal; and brother, Donald O’Neal.

Friends will be received 4 to 8 p.m. Friday, June 11, 2021, at Behm Family Funeral Home, 26 River St., Madison, Ohio.

A Mass of the Christian burial will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, June 12, 2021, at Immaculate Conception Church, 2846 Hubbard Road, Madison, Ohio, with the Rev. Sean Donnelly officiating.

His final resting place will be All Souls Cemetery, Bazetta.

Memorial contributions may be made, in Patrick’s name, to the American Cancer Society.

Online obituary and condolences may be viewed at www.behmfuneral.com

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