Teresa O'Neil

Teresa O'Neil

Tuesday, September 6th, 1960 Tuesday, April 16th, 2019

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Obituary for Teresa Ann "Terry" O'Neil

Teresa Ann O’Neil, 58, of Newtown, CT went to be with her Lord on Tuesday, April 16th at 10:30 p.m.

Born September 6th, 1960, in Milford, CT, she was the daughter of Louis and Jacqueline Cotton.

Teresa was a well-known horseback riding instructor, very active in her parish community of Saint Rose, and a member of the Newtown Strong Therapy dogs. Terry touched every life she came in contact with. She loved her husband, children, and granddaughter dearly. Terry ran numerous Ragnars, was a blackbelt, competed in ballroom dancing, and loved her horses and farm.

She is survived by her husband of 8 years, Neal O’Neil; son, Daniel; Daughter and Son in Law, Kacy and Mike; and her granddaughter, Kailey.

Calling hours will be held Thursday, April 25th from 5:00- 8:00 p.m. at Honan Funeral Home, 58 Main Street in Newtown. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Friday, April 26th at 10:30 am in Saint Rose of Lima Church in Newtown.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Newtown Strong Therapy Dogs, The Avielle Foundation, and Ability Beyond.

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My condolences to the family for your loss. May some peace come to you, and your family, by remembering joyful times together. Death was not God's original plan, but because of the rebels, Adam and Eve, we suffer and die. (Genesis 2:15-17; Genesis 3:6) Thanks to Jesus sacrificial death for us (John 3:16), the enemy, death, will soon be brought to nothing. 1 Corinthians 15:26; Act 24:15 (
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Philip and Lynn Covlasky

In 2 Corinthians 1:3, Paul called God the Father of compassion and the God of all comfort. May God comfort you in your sorrow and grief.
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Philip and Lynn Covlasky

We pray the love of God enfolds you during your journey through grief. Our prayers are with you during this difficult time. May God comfort you.
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