Amy "Susie" O'Dell
Amy “Susie” O’Dell, 82, of Springfield, died at 7:32 pm on Thursday, October 1, 2015 at St. John’s Hospital. She was born October 20, 1932 in Springfield to Edgar L. and Isabell Esther Gagnon Kelley.
She is survived by two daughters, Theresa (Stephen) Singer and Esther (Michael) Bowers, both of Springfield; two sons, Robert (Angela) Hoehn and Ronald Hoehn, both of Springfield; five grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; one sister, Aletha (Ross) Pickett of Springfield; one brother, Joseph (Julie) Kelley of Buffalo Hart, IL and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents and 2 brothers, William and Edgar “Sonny” Kelley.
Susie was a past member of the Knights of Columbus Auxiliary and the DAV. She enjoyed reading, watching old movies, gardening and spending time with her family. She retired from Ameren (CIPS) where she worked in the Mailroom.
Visitation: 5:00-7:00 pm, Monday, October 5, 2015 at Staab Funeral Home.
Funeral Service: 11:00 am, Tuesday, October 6, 2015 at Staab Funeral Home with Sr. Mary Jean Traeger officiating. Burial will be at Oak Ridge Cemetery.
Memorial donations may be made to Washington Park Botanical Gardens.