Dorothy O’Neill-Drake

O’NEILL-DRAKE, Dorothy, 78, of Richmond, Ohio, passed away Wednesday, March 13, 2013, in Trinity Medical Center West, Steubenville following a brief illness.

She was a loving mother, grandmother and sister and will be greatly missed. She was carried away by the angels on Wednesday morning.

She was born Sept. 13, 1934, in New Freeport, PA, a daughter of the late Edward and Flossie Rogers Strawn.

She is also preceded in death by her first husband, Robert William O’Neill and second husband, Jack Drake; by two sons, Michael and Robert O’Neill, and a sister, Ethel Mayle.

Surviving are three sons, Mark (Becky) O’Neill of Bloomingdale, Richard O’Neill and Shawn O’Neill, both of Richmond; two daughters, Donna Barrios and Paula Ricouard, both of Richmond, two brothers, Edgar (Mary) Strawn, Midland, PA and Thomas (Sylvia) Strawn, Keswick, VA and a sister, Susan (Warren) Foote, Portland, OR, nine grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

A Celebration of Dorothy’s life will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, March 16, 2013, at the Everhart-Bove Funeral Home, 110 West Main St, Richmond with Pastor Jeff Greco officiating. The family will be present at 9:30 a.m.

She will be interred in the Richmond Union Cemetery.

Condolences may be sent online at www.ever hart-bovefuneralhomes. com.