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Delano F O'Dell

Delano F. O'Dell , 83, passed away Sunday, October 1, 2017. He was born August 4,1934 to Orvis and Thelma (Barlow) O'Dell. He married Barbara Harbison, June 5, 1955. He was the Police Chief in Florence, Kansas For Many Years.

Survivors: son, Michael of Marion; daughter, Dianne Burnett (Don) of Marion; brother, Delvin O'Dell of Peabody; sister, Dee Nuessen of El Dorado; two grandchildren; and six-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by: son, Scott; and wife, Barbara.

Visitation: 6-8 p.m. Thursday, October 5, at Zeiner Funeral Home, Marion.

Graveside services: 11:00 a.m. Friday, October 6, at Hillcrest cemetery, Florence.

Memorials to: Good Shepherd Hospice, in care of the funeral home.


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A GRANDMA'S GARDEN TABLE BASKET was sent on October 5, 2017

Wishing you peace to bring comfort, courage to face the days ahead and loving memories to forever hold in your heart! The Nuessen Family

Expression of Sympathy Oct 5 2017 12:00 AM

We were very sad to learn of Delanos passing and express our condolences to the family. We will miss his smile and quiet , friendly personality.

Paul and Pegi Stephenson Oct 5 2017 12:00 AM

Dear O'Dell family,
I am so sorry to hear of your loss. You are in my prayers.
Your dad sure has some wonderful company now and there is a great party going on in Heaven! May your hearts feel some comfort in remembering this.
Cheryl Lawrence Young

Cheryl Lawrence Young Oct 4 2017 12:00 AM

My thoughts and prayers are with you. I had not seen Delano in many years, but remember him with fondness. He was a kind and thoughtful man, and I know he will be missed.

Melanie (Willingham) Jones Oct 4 2017 12:00 AM