Howard John O’Dell

Nov. 13, 1942 – June 16, 2013

Howard John O’Dell, 70, of Ixonia, passed away Sunday, June 16, 2013, at St. Luke’s Hospital in Milwaukee.

Howard was born Nov. 13, 1942, in Milwaukee, to John and Mildred O’Dell.

He married Georgie Ann on July 1, 1983, at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Oconomowoc. Howard was a technology consultant.

Howard is survived by his wife, Georgie Ann; his children, Jill O’Dell Nettesheim, Tiffany (Kate) O’Dell, Dawn Starbuck, Vince (Julie) Busse and Elizabeth Moser; his sisters, Marilyn Bartz and Sandy (Tom) Melms; and 10 grandchildren.

Howard was preceded in death by his parents and son-in-law, Nate Starbuck.

Visitation will be held from 4 p.m. until the 7 p.m.

funeral service today, June 19, at the Schmidt & Bartelt Notbohm-Kreutzmann Funeral Home, 121 S. Cross St., Oconomowoc. The Rev.

Douglas Fleischfresser will officiate. Final rest will be at 11 a.m. Thursday, June 20, at Glenview Memorial Gardens.

Memorials to the family are appreciated, which will be given to an organization that is dear to Howard’s heart.

Howard was a loving husband, a caring father, a sportsman and a patriot with 20 years of service in the Air National Guard.

Schmidt & Bartelt Notbohm-Kreutzmann Funeral and Cremation Services is serving the family. For more information, call 567-4459 or visit online at www.schmidtandbartelt.com.