Obituary: Patrick O’Donnell, 78, of Milford

Patrick O’Donnell age 78, of Milford and beloved husband to Ruth Wiberg O’Donnell, passed away peacefully on Saturday, October 25 2014 at Milford Hospital.

Born on February 1, 1936 in Milford, he was the son of the late Hugh and Elizabeth Lundy O’Donnell.

He served with pride and honor in the U.S. Army during the Korean Conflict and was a dedicated member of the American Legion Post 34. Prior to his retirement in 1996, Patrick was a truck driver for Stop & Shop warehouse out of North Haven and was a member of Teamsters Local #443.

In addition to his wife Ruth, he is survived by his sons; Patrick O’Donnell and Eugene O’Donnell and his wife Claudine; grandchildren, Jaimee and Lily O’Donnell and Dylan Patrick O’Donnell; great grandchildren Elaija and Kiinan; his sisters, Joan Burke of FL and Nora Flynn of Milford and many loving nieces and nephews.

He was predeceased by his beloved daughter Laura Lee O’Donnell, brothers, Thomas, John, Hugh, James, Frank, Bert and William O’Donnell and sisters, Theresa Farmer, Kathleen Ourfalian, Mary Jane Rogers and Sandra Volpe.

A Prayer Service will be held on Saturday, November 1, 2014 at 1:00 pm at the Cody-White Funeral Home, 107 Broad Street Milford, CT 06460. Reverend Kenneth Fellenbaum is officiating. Interment will be private.

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