Barbara Jean O’Donnell

October 02, 1938 ‒ March 24, 2013

Delaware, Ohio

Barbara Jean O’Donnell, 75, of Delaware passed away Sunday March 24, 2013 at her residence.

In 1956, she married Patrick O’Donnell, who preceded her in death in 1999. She was also preceded in death by her daughter Mary Beth in 1964.

She is survived by her children, Patrick (Stacy) O’Donnell of Seminole, FL, Cheryl (Tom) Reese of Monkton, MD, Jeffrey (Laura) O’Donnell of Seminole, FL, and Karen (Jack) Wendell of Delaware, OH; grandchildren, Sean (Tiffany) O’Donnell of Hoschton, GA, Katie (David) Cox of Towson, MD, Matt O’Donnell of Wadsworth, OH, Megan O’Donnell of Alfred, ME, Maggie Pettry of Brunswick, OH, Mollie Reese of Monkton, MD, Kelly O’Donnell of Hoschton, GA, Jenny Reese of Monkton, MD, David O’Donnell of North Port, FL, Ginnie Wendell of Delaware, OH, and Rory O’Donnell of Seminole, FL; great grandchildren, Alex Bradley Cox, Kieran Patrick O’Donnell, and Reese Ray Cox.

A memorial mass will be celebrated on Friday April 12th at 10:00 am at St. Mary Catholic Church, 82 E. William St., Delaware, Ohio.

In lieu of flowers, contributions will be accepted to either the American Cancer Society or the American Heart Association c/o Karen Wendell, 883 Executive Blvd., Delaware, Ohio 43015.

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