Thomas O'Donnell Obituary Oct. 28, 1958 Edition of The Rhinelander Daily News
Thomas O'Donnell, Crandon, Dies Funeral services will be held at 9. a.m. Wednesday in St. Joseph's Qatholic Church, Crandon, for Thomas L. O'Donnell, 83, who died early Monday morning in the Nu- Roc Nursing Home after an illness of two .years. Mr. O'Donnell was born Nov. 28, 1874, in Yorkshire county, England. He came to Crandon in 1906, where he worked as custodian of the North School and was a fireman and engineer with the Chicago and North Western Railway. His wife, the former Laura Mac- Holtz, died in July, 1950. He is survived by three daughters, Mrs. Stanley (Evalyn) Purdy, Hudscin, Wis., Miss Blanche O'Donnell, Chicago, Chicago, and Miss Gladys O'Donnell, Chicago; two sons, Richard of Chicago Chicago and Harry of Crandon, 13 grandchildren and nine great grandchildren. Rev. J. Garstka will officiate at the services in St. Joseph's Church, with burial in Lakeside Cemetery. The body is in state in the Hal- veraon Funeral Home. The Rosary will be recited at 7 p.m. Tuesday.