William C O'Donnell

William C O'Donnell

Birth
Northampton, Hampshire County, Massachusetts, USA
Death 8 Jun 1968 (aged 51)
Northampton, Hampshire County, Massachusetts, USA
Burial Northampton, Hampshire County, Massachusetts, USA
Memorial ID 97999591 · View Source
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William C O’Donnell Funeral Today
Hatfield – William C O’Donnell, 60, of 40 Elm St, husband of Aileen (O’Brien) O’Donnell, died at Cooley Dickinson Hospital Saturday morning following a long illness.
Born June 7 1918, he was the son of the late George and Ella (Larkin) O’Donnell.
He was a graduate of Wilbraham Academy, Amherst College and Columbia Law School. A captain in the Marine Corps Reserve, he served in the corps during World War II. For his gallant action in the Iwo Jima assault, he was awarded a silver star.
Besides his wife, he leaves a son at home; a daughter at home, a brother, George of New York, three sisters, Mary of New York, Katherine of Northampton and Mrs G Vernon Bentley of Pennsylvania.
The funeral will be today at 8 at the Reynolds funeral home with a Mass in St Joseph’s Church at 9. Burial will be in St Mary’s Cemetery, Northampton.
(Springfield Union, Monday 10 June 1968, p13)



Inscription

William C O'Donnell/1st Lt US Marine Corps/World War II/Jun 7 1917-Jun 8 1968

O'DONNELL
George P O'Donnell/Lawyer/Son of John B and Bridget T/1st Grand Knight K of C/City Solicitor 1905-1909/District Attorney 1912-1913/Born July 10 1872 Died March 11 1918
His Wife/Ella Larkin O'Donnell/Born Oct 4 1878 Died Oct 30 1932/"In Loving Memory of a Noble/and Lovable Husband Father and Son//
William C Son of/George P & Ella Larkin/O'Donnell/1917-1968//
1898 John Griffin 1954
His Wife/1902 Ella O'D Griffin 1967
Dau Mary
Their Grandson/1952 George 1988//
Their Children
1905 Annette M 1912
1909 John B 1912
1913 Valeria F 1913
1906 Genevieve/Bartley 1981
1912 Kathleen L 1992
1903 Mary E 1997


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  • Created by: P.K. Magruder
  • Added: 29 Sep 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 97999591
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for William C O'Donnell (7 Jun 1917–8 Jun 1968), Find A Grave Memorial no. 97999591, citing Saint Mary Cemetery, Northampton, Hampshire County, Massachusetts, USA ; Maintained by P.K. Magruder (contributor 47017377) .