Diana C. (Hammond) O'Neill, of Brevard, passed away on Thursday, March 13, 2008, after a brief but brave battle with cancer.
Born in Boston, Mass. on June 10, 1943, she grew up in Manchester, Mass. After graduation from the Madeira School (Greenway, Va.0 in 1961 and Pine Manor Junior College in 1963, she attended nursing school in Connecticut where she earned her LPN certification. Upon graduation, she joined the staff of the first in-patient hospice facility in America and earned a "Nurse of the Year" award from the state of Connecticut.
Thus continued a life-long personal mission of helpi...