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Arlene R. O'Donnell

July 23, 1937 -
June 28, 2018

Arlene R. O’Donnell 80, of Champaign died at 5:05 p.m. Thursday, June 28, 2018 at home.
Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. Tuesday, July 3, 2018 at New Beginnings Lutheran Church, Mahomet, Rev. Tom Richardson will officiate. Burial will be in Camp Butler National Cemetery, Springfield. Visitation will be …read more

Arlene R. O’Donnell 80, of Champaign died at 5:05 p.m. Thursday, June 28, 2018 at home.
Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. Tuesday, July 3, 2018 at New Beginnings Lutheran Church, Mahomet, Rev. Tom Richardson will officiate. Burial will be in Camp Butler National Cemetery, Springfield. Visitation will be held from 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Monday at Morgan Memorial Home, Savoy.
Arlene was born on July 23, 1937 in Cambridge, MA, the daughter of Thomas and Teresa Cavallaro Blood. She married John O’Donnell in May 1974 in Spokane, WA, he survives.
Also surviving are six children; John Charles (Mary Ann) O’Donnell of Maryville, TN, Thomas (Shari) Williams of Flower Mound, TX, Robert Paul (Wilma) O’Donnell of Pittsburg, PA, Michael Patrick (Pamela) O’Donnell of Staten Island, New York, Teresa (Mark) Romine of Bloomington and Mary Catherine (Pam Machi) O’Donnell of Madison, WI, eleven grandchildren and ten great grandchildren, two brothers; Thomas (Ursula) Smiley of Tampa, FL and Billy Smiley of Dallas, TX and one sister; Audrey Muse of Dallas, TX.
Arlene was employed by CERL for about 5 years then became a tax auditor for the IRS.
She was a member of New Beginnings Lutheran Church, Mahomet.
Arlene was a member of NARFE, the ladies group at the church, along with being a former member of the Carle Hospital Auxiliary, the Turnburry Ridge Home Owners Association Board and the Champaign County Humane Society.
She loved to crochet, bake and read.
Memorial contributions may be made to the New Beginnings Lutheran Church Champaign County Humane Society or Carle Hospital Auxiliary.
Condolences may be offered at www.morganmemorialhome.com.

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Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Monday, July 2, 2018

Time: 05:00 pm

Morgan Memorial Home

Address:

1304 Regency Dr. West
Savoy, Illinois 61874

Service Information

Date: Tuesday, July 3, 2018

Time: 10:00 am


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