Obituaries

Danny L. O'Dell 1944 - 2008 Rockaway, Beach, Mo.

Danny L. O'Dell, 64, of Rockaway Beach, Mo., formerly of Tonganoxie, died Sunday, Sept. 14, 2008, at his home in Rockaway Beach, Mo.
Services will be 10 a.m. Friday, Sept. 19 at D.W. Newcomer's Sons Overland Park Chapel, 8201 Metcalf. Burial will be in Floral Hills Memorial Gardens. Friends may call from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 18 at the funeral home where Masonic services will be conducted at 8 p.m.
He was born June 27, 1944, in Hastings, Neb.
Mr. O'Dell was a service technician for Factory Direct Appliances, retiring in 2007. He served his country in the United States Naval Air Reserve during the Vietnam Era. He was a member of Shawnee Masonic Lodge No. 54 where he was Pastmaster in 1990.
He is survived by his wife of 42 years, Karen A. O'Dell; a daughter, Monica Briner and her husband Terry; a son, Brian O'Dell; and two grandchildren, Justin and Shayla Briner.
Memorial contributions are suggested to Community Hospice of America, 1756 Bee Creek Rd., Branson, Mo. 65616.
Fond memories and condolences for the family may be left at www.dwnewcomers.com. Arr.: D.W. Newcomer's Sons Overland Park Chapel, 8201 Metcalf, Overland Park 66204, (913) 648-6224.