In memory of
Marrion C. "Dee" O'Dell November 24, 1943-February 3, 2020 OKLAHOMA CITY Marrion C. "Dee" O'Dell, of Oklahoma City, passed away February 3, 2020 at the age of 76. He was born November 24, 1943 in Mesa, Ari-zona to William Chester & Ethel (Tanner) O'Dell. Dee married Mary T. "Teri" Clayton on August 8, 1978 in Las Vegas, Nevada. He was a member of St. Mark the Evangelist Catholic Church in Norman, Knights of Columbus and Saint Vincent De Paul Society. Dee was the owner of Diamond Dee-Lite Jewelry in Moore for 37 years. He loved his motor home and boat. Dee proudly served his country in the United States Air Force and retired as a Senior Master Sgt. after 27 years of service. The loves of his life were his wife, Teri O'Dell; his sons, Mike, Eric and Paul; his daughter, Hope; his grandchildren and great- grandchildren. Dee is survived by his wife of 42 years, Mary T. "Teri" O'Dell, of the home; 3 sons, Michael R. O'Dell & wife, Lori, of Blanchard, Eric T. O'Dell, of Tulsa, and Paul A. O'Dell & wife, Kiana, of Oklahoma City; daughter, Hope O'Dell, of Oklahoma City; 8 grandchildren, Bryce, Jordan, Cole, Rachel, Trevian, McKayla, Blake and Laine; and 5 great- grandchildren. He is preceded in death by his parents; 3 brothers; and 1 sister. A Rosary will be held at 6pm, Friday, February 14, 2020, at St. Mark the Evangelist Catholic Church. The Funeral Mass will be held at 12pm, Saturday, February 15, 2020, at St. Mark's. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to: Saint Vincent De Paul Society, c/o St. Mark Catholic Church, 3939 W. Tecumseh Rd., Norman, OK 73072. Services are under the direction of the John M. Ireland Funeral Home & Chapel, Moore, OK.
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