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James W.  McNeill, Sr.

Obituary for James W. McNeill, Sr.

November 30, 1923 - April 1, 2018
Bulverde, Texas | Age 94


James W. McNeill Sr., age 94, passed away on Easter Sunday, April 1, 2018 in San Antonio, Texas. He was born on November 30, 1923 in Goliad, Texas to James L. and Freida (Riemenschneider) McNeill. He joined the United States Army in 1940 and served his country during World War II. He served his country for 23 years and was proud of his service as well as his country, a true patriot. He was Honorably Discharged as a Command Sergeant Major. After the military, he worked for Arrow International selling medical supplies and traveling the world with his beloved wife, Bernie. He earned many awards as top salesman and to this day, Arrow International still gives an Honorary James W. McNeill Top Salesman of the Year Award. He always enjoyed family gatherings, big or small, family reunions, and reunions with his Army unit. He was a man of honor, family, faith, and country.

He was preceded in death by his parents; wife of 69 years, Mildred "Bernie" McNeill; son, Robert E. McNeill; and four brothers and two sisters. James is survived by his sons: James W. McNeill, Jr. and wife, Carol, Charles R. McNeill and wife, Beverly, and Howard E. McNeill and wife, Christine; daughter-in-law, Debbie McNeill; grandchildren: Jamie, Tammy & Tisha, Lindsey & Mitchell, Ryan & Rory, Tina, Justis and Celina and their spouses; 16 great-grandchildren; 1 great-great granddaughter; and numerous nieces and nephews.

The family would like to especially thank Connie and Margaret for their care and devotion to their Dad.

Visitation will be held on Sunday, April 8, 2018 from 2:00 P.M. to 5:00 P.M. at Porter Loring Mortuary North.

1:30 P.M.

Rev. Lee Harder will officiate. A Committal Service will follow at Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery with Military Honors.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. Paul Lutheran Church of Bulverde or the Disabled American Veterans, PO Box 14301, Cincinnati, OH, 45250-0301.

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