William T. O'Neill, 84, of Chicopee, a retired maintainer I with the Grounds Department, died Dec. 8 at the Holyoke Soldiers Home.
Born in Holyoke, he was educated in the city’s schools.
He was a Marine Corps veteran of the Korean War.
He worked joined the campus staff in 1972 as a custodian and later worked as a motor truck driver, handyman/skilled laborer and a maintainer. He retired in 1994.
He leaves his wife, Tessie F. (Michalowski) Guerin O'Neill, stepson Paul Guerin of Belchertown, stepdaughter Donna Roy of South Hadley, three step-grandchildren, a step-great-granddaughter, a sister and several nieces and nephews.
Memorial contributions may be made to Holyoke Soldiers Home, 110 Cherry St., Holyoke 01040.