George W. Odenbreit, II

Hale, Michigan
July 22, 1938 - December 2, 2019

Visitations

Visitation: 10:00 AM until the time of service on December 14, 2019 at the Buresh Funeral Home / Hale Chapel.

Service Location

Buresh Funeral Home - Hale, Michigan

Services

A Memorial Service will be held at 12 Noon Saturday, December 14, 2019 at the Buresh Funeral Home (121 S. Washington St., Hale, Michigan 48739) with Pastor Doug Kennedy officiating.

Obituary Notice

Odenbreit II, George W., age 81 of Hale, passed away December 2, 2019 after a long illness.

After serving our Country and being Honorably Discharged from the United States Army, George began working as a Lineman for Southwestern Bell in 1969. He then transitioned to management with AT&T in 1987 before retiring from Lucent Technologies in 2010. George remained a proud member of the Telephone Pioneers.

Mr. Odenbreit was an avid NASCAR fan, enjoyed tinkering with cars, loved time spent on the computer and cherished moments with his family. He mentored for NEMSCA, the RSVP Program and delivered Meals on Wheels on behalf of the Hale Senior Center for many years.

George is survived by his four children; Kimberly (Terry) Holz, Wendy (Kevin) Storkamp, Ross (Michelle) Odenbreit and Lisa Hoelting. 10 Grandchildren and two Great-Great Grandchildren also survive. Sisters; Barbara (Will) Olson and Deborah (Ron) Slater. Special friend; Nita Muller. Many nieces, nephews and friends.

He was preceded in death by his son; William Thomas and parents; George and Marilynn (Hill).


A Memorial Service will be held at 12 Noon Saturday, December 14, 2019 at the Buresh Funeral Home (121 S. Washington St., Hale, Michigan 48739) with Pastor Doug Kennedy officiating. Cremation has taken place.

Visitation: 10:00 AM until the time of service on December 14, 2019 at the Buresh Funeral Home / Hale Chapel.


In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in memory of George to the Hale Senior Center (310 N. Washington Street, Hale, Michigan 48739).

Memorials

Memorial contributions may be made in memory of George to the Hale Senior Center (310 N. Washington Street, Hale, Michigan 48739).

Condolences

Fly high with the Angels George to a place where's no more pain. You suffered long enough. I will miss you my friend but I know that you are at peace.
— Linda Samson
Our deepest sympathy and condolences to Debbie and Ron and the entire Odenbreit family. May good memories sustain you through this time of sadness. God Bless you.
— Laszlo and Lorna Slenkai
So sad to say goodbye, even when it relieves our loved one's suffering. Sending love to all those who will be mourning Bill.
— Kathy Ragsdale (second cousin on Anderson side)
George was a great man and will truly be missed..
— Lucillle Lauria
Prayers for family during this rough time of loss. George was a special person.
I got to know him working at the local Credit Union.
God be with his family an friends
— Eileen M Castonguay-Kindell
George was a great man. sorry for the families loss, he will be missed.
— Susan Perkins

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