Neil McNeil

Obituary of Neil J. McNeil

Neil J. McNeil, Jr. May 31, 1957-March 12, 2021 Highland Mills, NY Neil J. McNeil, Jr., passed way on Friday, March 12, 2021 at Garnet Health Medical Center in Wallkill, NY. He was 63 years old. Son of the late Neil and Camille Cuccurullo McNeil, Sr., he was born on May 31, 1957 in Brooklyn, NY Neil served his country in the U.S. Marine Corps from 1976-1979. After his honorable discharge, Neil became a Police Officer for New York City's Finest, ending his career with the NYPD with the 71st Precinct, Brooklyn, NY. He was very active within his community and was a member of the Knights of Columbus Council # 16334 in Highland Mills, NY, Woodbury Community Association, Jason Conklin Lodge FOP, NYPD Emerald Society, NYPD Football Team, and a Delegate for the NYPD PBA. Survivors include his loving wife Carol DeMaria McNeil at home, his beloved children: Neil McNeil of Los Angeles, CA; Jennifer Hanley and her husband, Brian, of Staten Island, NY; Katlyn Balslov and her husband, Kevin, of Warwick, NY; and Brianne McNeil of Highland Mills, NY; his sibling: Kevin McNeil and his wife, Gina, of Staten Island, NY; Patricia Tripo and her husband, Carmen, of Staten Island, NY; Denise Cutrona and her husband, John, of Florida, NY; and Kathy Marino and her husband, Frank, of Brooklyn, NY; his adoring grandchildren: Brian, Taylor, and Kevin, and by several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his sister, Camille Tortorella. Visitation will be held from 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on Monday, March 15, 2021, and on Tuesday March 16, 2021, from 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm and 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm at Smith, Seaman & Quackenbush Funeral Home, 515 Rt 32, Highland Mills, NY 10930. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10:00 am on Wednesday, March 17, 2021 at St. Patrick's Church, 26 Hunter St., Highland Mills, NY 10930. Interment will follow at Orange County Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Goshen, NY. Memorial Contributions may be made to NYC PBA Widows and Children's Fund, Patrolmen's Benevolent Association, 125 Broad Street, 11th Floor, New York, NY 10004, or National Down Syndrome Society, 8 East 41st, 8th Floor, New York, NY 10017
Monday
15
March

Visitation at Funeral Home

6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Monday, March 15, 2021
Smith, Seaman & Quackenbush, Inc. Funeral Homes
515 Route 32
Highland Mills, New York, United States
Tuesday
16
March

Visitation at Funeral Home

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Tuesday, March 16, 2021
Smith, Seaman & Quackenbush, Inc. Funeral Homes
515 Route 32
Highland Mills, New York, United States
Tuesday
16
March

Visitation at Funeral Home

6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Tuesday, March 16, 2021
Smith Seaman & Quackenbush Inc, Highland Mills
515 Rte 32
Highland Mills, New York, United States
(845) 782-8185
Wednesday
17
March

Mass

10:00 am
Wednesday, March 17, 2021
St. Patrick's Church
448 Route 32
Highland Mills, New York, United States

Final Resting Place

Orange County Veterans Memorial Cemetery
111 Craigville Road
Goshen, New York, United States
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