Obituary for Gary K. O'Dell


Gary K. O'Dell

Gary K. O’Dell, 69 of Pierceton, Indiana passed away at 11:01 am Sunday, April 6, 2014 in Warsaw Meadows Care Center.

On August 12, 1944, he was born in Imboden, Arkansas to Sidney L. and Madge (Smith) O’Dell.

A lifelong resident of Pierceton, Indiana, he graduated from Pierceton High School in 1963. Gary served our country in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam Conflict. He worked as a truck driver for Castle Steel in the Chicago area, retiring in 2009. Gary also was a member and served as past commander of American Legion Post #258, Pierceton.

He is survived by three children, Angela of Arizona, Gwen of Kentucky and Logan of Wyoming; his sister, Sylvia Deeter, Warsaw; two brothers, Brooks O’Dell, North Manchester and Bill O’Dell, Pierceton and five grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents and his brother, Randall O’Dell.

A celebration of life will be at 11:00 am Saturday, April 26, 2014 in Brower Park, Pierceton with Chaplain Jerry Hartman officiating and military honors will be provided by the American Legion Post #258, Pierceton and The Patriot Guard.

Arrangements are entrusted to McHatton-Sadler Funeral Chapel, Pierceton.



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