Harry L. O’Donnell, 94, of Warren, Pa died Sunday, July 14, 2013 peacefully in his sleep at his residence. He was born January 19, 1919 in Weldbank, Pa, (Be-antown). to the late Samuel and Gertrude Mealy O’Donnell. He spent most of his life in the Warren area and was formerly of Cleveland, Ohio and Con-way, Pa. Harry had served with the U.S. Air Force dur-ing World War II as a cor-poral, serving with the 8th Air Force. He earned the World War II victory medal, Asiatic Pacific thea-tre ribbon with 5 bronze stars and a good conduct medal. He was employed as a mechanic with the former Pennsylvania Railroad and Conrail for 39 years, retir-ing in November, 1980. He had previously been em-ployed with the former Walker’s Dairy. He was a member of St. Joseph R.C. Church and Sheffield Veterans of Foreign Wars Club. Working with the railroad was his life.
He is survived by his daughter Susan Kostyack and husband, Michael of Barnes, Pa., 1 Son Dennis L. O’Donnell and wife, Tra-cy of Rockwell, TX.
2 Grandson Scott Al-lan Dahl and Jason O’Donnell, 2 Great Grand-sons, 3 Great Grand-daughters, several nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife of 49 years, Eleanor S. Carlett O’Donnell who died June 17, 1990 whom he married February 14, 1941 in War-ren, Pa., 2 Sisters Mary Elizabeth O’Donnell, Thel-ma K. Kennedy, 1 stillborn sister Frances O’Donnell 1 Brother Ralph E. O’Donnell. Friends may call at St. Joseph R.C. Church, 600 Pennsylvania Avenue West, Warren, Pa. Friday, July 19, 2013 from 10:00 A.M. until 11:00 A.M. when a Mass of Chris-tian Burial will be conduct-ed by Fr. Richard J. Toohey, Pastor, officiating. Interment will be in St. Joseph R.C. Cemetery. Full military honors will be con-ducted at the cemetery by members of the Clarendon/Sheffield V.F.W. funeral detail and the U.S. Air Force personnel. Those wishing to place memorials may do so through a chari-ty of one’s choice.
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