JAN. 27, 1928-JAN. 26, 2009
WILLOW HILL, Pa. - Donald G. Neil Sr., 80, of 14584 Shady Pine Road, died Monday, Jan. 26, 2009, at Chambersburg (Pa.) Hospital.
Born Jan. 27, 1928, in Willow Hill, he was the son of the late Charles and Martha Elizabeth Weaver Neil.
He had been employed by Sollenberger Silos.
He was a member of Shady Pine Mennonite Church.
He is survived by his wife, Louise Freet Neil, whom he married March 31, 1949; five children, Barry Neil, Eleanor Smith, Violet Shields, Daniel Neil and Martha Varner; one sister, Eva Neil Miley; one brother, Charles Neil; six grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by one son, Donald Neil Jr.; one great-grandson; and 14 siblings.
The family will receive friends Wednesday from 6 to 8 p.m. and Thursday from 10 a.m. until the funeral service starts at 11 a.m. at Shady Pine Mennonite Church, Willow Hill. The Rev. Marlin A. "Butch" Neil will officiate. Burial will follow in Upper Path Valley Cemetery.