September 16, 1939 - April 5, 2016
Seabrook – Barbara S. O’Neill, 76, of Seabrook, died Tuesday, April 5, 2016 at her home with beloved family at her bedside. She was born September 16, 1939 in Providence, RI, a daughter of the late Joseph and Santa Margaret (Mazzone) Calise. Barbara grew up in Providence where she met the love of her life, the late Patrick J. O’Neill, Sr. Barbara and Patrick were married in 1962 and started their family together in Providence. The couple relocated to Seabrook in 1970 and moved into the home they would share for over 46 years. Barbara worked as a news carrier for the Newburyport Daily News for over 30 years. She liked to play Bingo, Keno and Poker and loved her trips to Las Vegas and Foxwoods and her two vacation cruises to the Caribbean with her daughters. Family was her priority and she loved them dearly. Barbara was an outstanding cook with her specialties being lasagna, eggplant and spaghetti and meatballs. She thoroughly enjoyed preparing big meals for her family and friends and was at her happiest in the kitchen. Barbara was a devout catholic and a faithful communicant of Our Lady of the Miraculous Medal Church in Hampton. She had visited many holy places around the world including the Sanctuary of Our Lady of Fatima in Portugal and the Our Lady of Lourdes Basilica in Lourdes, France. She is survived by her daughters, Barbara Jean Emerson and her husband Harold, Lisa M. Chase and her husband Don, Ann M. Hughes and her husband Donny, all of Seabrook and her brothers Rocco and Gilbert Calise of Providence. Barbara also leaves her grandchildren, Jeffrey Emerson, Michael Emerson and his wife Heather, Alyssa Emerson and Kayla O’Neill-Clifford and her husband, Mark, as well as her great grandchildren, Anthony, Aiden and Emmalyn. She was predeceased by her husband, Patrick J. O’Neill, Sr., her son, Patrick J. O’Neill, Jr., her brothers, Anthony Macarusa and William, Robert and Albert Calise, her sister, Marie Madirira and her step-sisters Rosaline and Minnie Calise. Visiting hours will be from 5-8 pm on Tuesday, April 12, 2016 in the Remick & Gendron Funeral Home-Crematory, 811 Lafayette Rd., Hampton. A mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 10 am on Wednesday at Our Lady of the Miraculous Medal Church, 289 Lafayette Road, Hampton. Burial will follow in the Hillside Cemetery, Seabrook. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited.
Seabrook – Barbara S. O’Neill, 76, of Seabrook, died Tuesday, April 5, 2016 at her home with beloved family at her bedside. She was born September 16, 1939 in Providence, RI, a daughter of the late Joseph and Santa Margaret (Mazzone)... View Obituary & Service Information
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