Louie Bertrend O’Neal, 90, of Bridge City, Texas, passed away on October 18, 2018, at his home in Bridge City.

 

A memorial service will be held at 2:00 p.m., Sunday, October 21, 2018, at Claybar Funeral Home in Orange, Texas.

 

Visitation will be prior to the service beginning at 1:00 p.m.

 

Born in Pensacola, Florida, on April 4, 1928, he was the son of Luther B. O’Neal and Lillian Ellen O’Neal. Louie was a veteran of the United States Coast Guard and worked as Chief Engineer for The Merchant Marines. He enjoyed spending time fishing, camping, reading, and playing on the computer. Louie had a love for baseball and history. He will be dearly missed by those who knew and loved him.

 

He was preceded in death by his loving wife, Helen Hogan O’Neal; his parents, Luther and Lillian O’Neal; and his brother, Patrick O’Neal.

 

Those left to cherish his memory include his nieces and nephews, Linda Bielecki, of Bridge City, Brenda Moore, of Orange, Barbara O’Neal Dailey, of Little Rock, AR, Linda O’Neal, of Cantonment, FL, Sandra Dyson Crawford, of MacClenny, FL, and Bonnie Dyson Roberts, of Pensacola, FL; sister, Joyce O’Neal; and numerous other loving family and friends.