|Birth: ||Nov. 11, 1935|
Salt Lake City
Salt Lake County
|Death: ||Oct. 30, 2011|
West Valley City
Salt Lake County
John Wayne McNeil, 75, strong and a fighter passed away October 29, 2011 after a short battle with cancer.
John was born on November 11, 1935 in Salt Lake City, Utah, the son of John Arthur and Mary E. Mecham McNeil. He married his loving wife, Lois Tonge, 54, years ago. John was always active and involved in something. He served in the US Army infantry and was commander of the honor guard. He owned his own landscaping and handyman business for many years. He was proud of his work at Geneva Rock, was steward of the Teamsters Union for 15 years. John became president of MADD after losing his son, Harold, to an alcohol related accident.
Survived by wife, Lois; children: Mike (Leslie) McNeil, Beverly McNeil, John McNeil; many grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Preceded in death by his children: Tanya (David) Workman, Rhonda Loertscher, Harold McNei, Parents, Brother Harold Mecham McNeil and Sisters Mary Gardner and Maxine Wendell.
Funeral services will be held Thursday, November 3, 2011, 1:00 p.m. at McDougal Funeral Home, 4330 South Redwood Road where viewings will be held Wednesday, 5-7 p.m. and Thursday, 12-12:45 p.m. Interment, Bountiful City Cemetery.
John Arthur McNeil (1898 - 1982)
Mary Eliza Mecham McNeil (1904 - 1989)
Sarah Earlene Earls Peterson (1940 - 2012)*
Rhonda Lyn McNeil Loertscher (1954 - 2009)*
Harold Wayne McNeil (1960 - 1987)*
Mary Margie McNeil Gardner (1923 - 1976)*
Harold Mecham McNeil (1925 - 1944)*
Maxine Mecham McNeil Wendell (1929 - 1989)*
John Wayne McNeil (1935 - 2011)
Bountiful Memorial Park
Created by: Deb
Record added: Nov 01, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 79679559
You will always be Santa to me. I will miss you Uncle Wayne.|
Added: Nov. 1, 2011