M. Adelaide (Harrington) O’Neill


PROVIDENCE – M. Adelaide (Harrington) O’Neill, 93, of Iroquois Drive, Warwick, died Feb. 9 at the Philip Hulitar Hospice Inpatient Center. She was the wife of the late Cornelius J. O'Neill, and brother of Father Raymond Kelly, pastor emeritus of St. Patrick Church, Providence.

Born in Providence, a daughter of the late Timothy J. and Margaret M. (Power) Harrington, she lived in Warwick since 1954. She was employed at Our Lady of Providence Seminary on Warwick Neck, and was a charter member of St. Kevin Church Women's Club, and a member of the Boston Beara Society.

In addition to Father Kelly, she is survived by a son, Jeremiah T. O'Neill of Newport; three daughters, Margaret Mary O'Neill of East Taunton, Mass., Kathleen A. O'Neill of Warwick, and Eileen M. Callahan of Portsmouth; a brother, Patrick A. Kelly of East Providence; and several nieces and a nephew. She was the mother of the late Cornelius J. O'Neill, Jr. and Francis O'Neill; and the sister of the late Timothy J. Harrington and Helen F. McCormick.

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated Feb. 15 at St. Kevin Church. Burial was in St. Ann Cemetery, Cranston.