Arthur Joseph O'Neill
|Arthur Joseph O'Neill|
|Bishop of Rockford Diocese|
|Church||Roman Catholic Church|
|Predecessor||Loras Thomas Lane|
|Successor||Thomas G. Doran|
|Ordination||March 27, 1943|
December 14, 1917|
East Dubuque, Illinois, United States
|Died||April 27, 2013
Rockford, Illinois, United States
O'Neill was born in East Dubuque, Illinois and was ordained a priest on March 27, 1943. Pope Paul VI appointed O'Neill bishop of the Rockford Diocese on August 19, 1968 and he was consecrated a bishop on October 11, 1968. O'Neill retired from the Rockford Diocese April 19, 1994.
O'Neill died on April 27, 2013 at the age of 95.
- David M. Cheney. "Bishop Arthur Joseph O’Neill [Catholic-Hierarchy]". Catholic-hierarchy.org. Retrieved 2012-11-18.
- "Welcome to the Rockford Diocese". Rockforddiocese.org. Retrieved 2012-11-18.
|Catholic Church titles|
Loras Thomas Lane
|Bishop of Rockford
Thomas G. Doran
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