Ethyl M. McNeil

Obituary

Ethyl Mae McNeil, age 92, of Clinton, passed away at her home, surrounded by her

family and a close friend and caregiver, Lynn Myers on Thursday, August 17, 2017.

 

Ethyl was born on April 16, 1925 to Samuel Stewart and Maggie ‘Robinson’ Stewart of

Brownington, MO. After school she went to work in both waitressing and sales for many

different businesses. She was a charter member of the VFW Post #1894, as well as the

Clinton Fraternal Order of Eagles. Ethyl also participated in the Lady Bug Club, the Red

Hat Society, and several other organizations.

 

Ethyl leaves six children, LaVerne Christmann, Donna Miner, Robert Minks (Jean

Flowers), Terry Minks (Amy), Galen ‘Rocky’ (Cherry Tye) and Dennis ‘Skipper’ (Michelle

Buckley); four siblings, Earl and Goldie Stewart, Mary Lou Serrano, Viola Bailey and Bill

and Willene Stewart; sixteen grandchildren, twenty four great grandchildren and fifteen

great-great grandchildren; many other family members and friends.

 

Ethyl was preceded in death by her parents, Samuel and Maggie Stewart; her husband,

Bill McNeil; three children, Johny Earl Dodson, Tony Tye and Sammy Buckley; and five

siblings, Frances Harryman, Norma Kohler, John Henry Stewart, Eula Hines and Betty

Ulshafer, twin sisters.

 

The family will receive visitors at Consalus Funeral Home on Monday, August 21, 2017

at 1:00 p.m., followed by a funeral service at 2:00 p.m. Interment is scheduled to follow

at Maplewood Cemetery in Brownington.

 

Condolences may be left online at this website.


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Elizabeth Ricker Leonard

So Sorry for your loss, Prayers to all of you. Ethyl always inspired me, someone I looked up to. She was like a second mother to me.
Ethyl was always a wonderful lady, beautiful smile and eyes always sparkling.. What a wonderful neighbor and beautiful friend. I will miss you greatly but God has a beautiful angel now Fly High Ethyl Love You

 Posted August 20, 2017 - 6:23pm
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Julie Brown and Family

Sending our prayers and love to all! In sweet memory of our dear neighbor and friend! We will always remember you, dear Ethyl, for your kind and loving ways, your lovely smile, your adorable laughter, your strong and gentle spirit, you are one VERY SPECIAL ANGEL!! Rest in Peace, Sweetheart!!

 Posted August 20, 2017 - 7:27am
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JUNE COX

I WAS SO HAPPY TO MEET YOU THE DAY LYNN BROUGHT YOU BY TO SEE ME. I HAD LWAYS WANTED TO MEET YOU. I THOUGHT YOU WAS VERY PRETTY. I WILL ALWAYS TREASURE THE GIFT YOU HAD LYNN BRING ME ON MY BIRTHDAY. YOU AND I SHARED AN ANGEL. HER NAME IS LYNN MYERS. YOU WILL BE MISSED.

 Posted August 19, 2017 - 2:02pm
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Angel

My beautiful Great Aunt is with her sons and mother/father and sisters/brothers now! We will miss her very much! Give everyone a hug and kiss for us Grammy!

 Posted August 18, 2017 - 4:26pm
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Lesa Callahan

My deepest condolences to the family.

 Posted August 18, 2017 - 4:08pm
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stacy mattox

hugs and prayers coming your way sure will miss aunt ethyl she was always fun to be around now she will be with her brother and sisters in heaven

 Posted August 18, 2017 - 2:37pm
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Jeanie Hills

Farewell to a beautiful LADY inside and out. Always friendly and upbeat no matter where we met.
She will be sadly missed. No more visiting at the beauty shop. God be with her family in time of need.
I have known her many years and thought of her as a friend.

 Posted August 18, 2017 - 9:10am

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