Edward E. “Ed” O’Neil

Edward E. “Ed” O’Neil, 54, of Quincy, died on January 29, 2012. Born in Boston, Ed was a lifelong Quincy resident. He graduated from Quincy High School and UMass-Boston. A US Navy Veteran, Ed worked as a Substance Abuse Counselor.

Ed worked for several years at the New England Shelter for Homeless Veterans on Court Street in Boston and most recently ran the RISE Program at the Brockton VA Hospital.

Beloved husband of Rosalie (Lane) O’Neil. Loving father of Sarah O’Neil Evjy and her husband Jonathan Evjy, Katie, Samantha, and Shaun O’Neil, all of Quincy. Brother of Robert of Randolph, Richard of Nantucket, Ellen Lyons and William O’Neil, both of Quincy. Devoted grandfather of Keeley Evjy. Ed is also survived by many nieces and nephews, in-laws, extended family and friends.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated in Most Blessed Sacrament Church, 1015 Sea Street, Houghs Neck, Quincy, on Friday, Feb. 3 at 10:00AM. Relatives and friends kindly invited. Visiting hours at Dolan Funeral Home, 460 Granite Avenue, MILTON, Thursday, 4-8PM.  Interment Mount Wollaston Cemetery, Quincy. Donations in Ed’s memory may be sent to Volunteer Services for the VA RISE Program, 940 Belmont St. Brockton, MA 02301.