Brian Kelly O'Neill

DANVILLE — Brian Kelly O’Neill, 42, of Danville, brother of a Paxton resident, died at 12:29 p.m. Wednesday, March 13, 2019, at Carle Foundation Hospital in Urbana.

According to his wishes, cremation rites will be accorded and there are not any services. The family has entrusted the Blurton Funeral Home to assist them in honoring his life. 

Mr. O’Neill was born May 29, 1976, in Chicago, the son of John Patrick O’Neill and Barbara (Richards) Brown. 

Surviving are one daughter, Isha Coffey of Hoopeston; three sons, Johnathan, Aiden and Jordan; one grandchild, Zander Coffey-Andre; one brother, Kevin Shane O’Neill of San Diego, Calif.; four sisters, Phyllis O’Neill of Palatine, Pamela O’Neill of Danville, Sunshine Kinnaird of Paxton and Barbie Kinnaird of Hoopeston; his step-father, James Brown; three nieces; and two nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents and grandmother  Pauline Combs.

Mr. O’Neill enjoyed playing video games and basketball and enjoyed meeting new people.

Memories or photos may be shared with the family on his everlasting memorial page at