William Regan O’Neill, 85, of 2323 Clintonville Road, husband of Arlene Caudill O’Neill, died Dec. 2, 2010 at his home.
A native of Gates Mill, Ohio, he was the son of the late Patrick J. O’Neill and the late Mary Ellen Regan O’Neill. He was a veteran of the United States Navy and was the owner of the Circle O Thoroughbred Farm in Bourbon County.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by two daughters, Mary Judith O’Neill of Paris and Kathleen Rose O’Neill of Paris; one son and daughter-in-law, William Regan O’Neill Jr. (Dede) of Lexington; three grandchildren, Erin Regan and Jeff Price of Winchester, Megan Patricia O’Neill of Paris and Patrick J. and Cara O’Neill of Winchester; four great-grandchildren, Mallory Rose O’Neill, Maci O’Neill, Maxwell Price and Zachary Price; two beloved dogs, Inu and Jessie; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
He was also preceded in death by one brother, Frank “Duke” O’Neill and one sister, Rose Patricia Thompson.