Perry G. O’Dell, 71, of Dalton, passed away on Wednesday, March 31, 2021 at his home following a year long battle with cancer.
He was born in Ovapa, WV on December 2, 1949 to the late Hubert and Susan Jane (Hanshaw) O’Dell and married Miriam Neuenschwander on June 15, 1973.
He retired from Quality Castings in Orrville following 49 years of service. He loved fast old cars, cutting wood with his buddies and campfires.
In addition to his wife, Miriam, he is survived by a daughter, Beth Ann O’Dell of Dalton; brothers, James O’Dell of Rittman, Richard (Sherry) O’Dell of Big Prairie and David (Brenda) O’Dell of Wooster; sisters, Rose (Jim) Murphy of Orrville and Sue (Jim) Jordan of Wooster; numerous nieces, nephews and in-laws.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by brothers, Lowell and John O’Dell; and sisters, Phyllis O’Dell and Bonnie Woods.
Graveside services for family and friends will be held on Saturday, April 3, 2021 at 7:30 am at Arnold Cemetery on Arnold Road. There will be no calling hours. Spidell Funeral Home in Mount Eaton is handling the arrangements.
Memorial contributions may be made to Ohio’s Hospice LifeCare, 1900 Akron Road, Wooster, OH 44691.