Alicia C. O’Neal, 81, of Shirley, passed away Monday, October 9, 2017 at The Waters of New Castle. She was born November 10, 1936 in Costa Rica the daughter of Nicolas Corrales and Marina Ugalda (Herrera) Ballesta.
Alicia was a member of the Wilkinson Church of Christ. She was a wonderful cook and often blessed her community with her talents. She loved dancing with her grandchildren and listening to her Costa Rican music. Alicia lived a life that exemplified Christ. She loved growing flowers and the fresh food William grew in his garden.
She is survived by her husband of 58 years, William H. O’Neal of Shirley; children, Telowa “T. J.” Rollings of Knightstown, Cristiana O’Neal-Ibanez of Shirley, Solomon (Jennifer) O’Neal of Wilkinson, Bethel (Jon) Marcy of New Palestine, and Jesse O’Neal of Shirley; grandchildren, Mark (Kristi) Hawk of Greenfield, Christylee (Amos) Vickers of New Lisbon, Kathrine (Don III) Stuck of Indianapolis, Candis (Adrian) O’Neal-Ramones of Indianapolis, Joshua (Brittnee) Marcy of Fountaintown, and Sara (Scott) Frey of New Palestine; 12 great grandchildren, Deven, Ciara, Taryn, Jocelyne, Balian, Xavier, Jonah, Jack, Colten, Sissy, Trapper and Hoosier.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a granddaughter, Rachel Marcy.
Services will be at 11:00 AM Friday, October 13, 2017 at Hinsey-Brown Funeral Service Knightstown Chapel with Pastor Bill Roberts officiating. Burial will follow in McCray Cemetery. Friends may call from 4-8 PM Thursday.
Condolences and memories of Alicia may be shared at www.hinsey-brown.com.