Myron Odegaard

MYRON S. 'MIKE' ODEGAARD, 77 ROCKFORD - Myron S. "Mike" Odegaard, 77, of Rockford, passed away on Tuesday, May 7, 2013, in his home. Born May 20, 1935, in Noonan, N.D.; the son of Adolph and Beatrice (Shannon) Odegaard. Married Janice Monson in 1959; they later divorced in 1972. He had a special friend, Randy Cooper who predeceased him in 2007. Mike worked for Chrysler. He was a member of Harmony Hall, an avid Green Bay Packer fan, and an active member of A.A. He is survived by his children, Danita (Joel) Pearson Gray, Tonja (Larry) Radford, and Marti (Tirzo) Flores; six grandchildren, Chad Pearson, Kavanya Gray, Karlina, Brianna, and Carter Barnes, and Garrett Flores; two great-grandchildren, Jacob Hogan and Avrie Baxa. Predeceased by his parents; and sister, Gwen. Memorial service will be at 11 a.m. Monday, May 13, 2013, in Olson Funeral & Cremation Services, Ltd., Fred C. Olson Chapel, 1001 2nd Avenue, with Rev. Dean Parker officiating. Memorial visitation from 10 to 10:45 a.m. Monday prior to the service in the chapel. Memorials to the family for a memorial to be established. To share a memory or condolence visit

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Olson Funeral and Cremation Services, Fred C. Olson Chapel
1001 SECOND AVE  Rockford, IL 61104
(815) 963-6521

Published in Rockford Register Star from May 11 to May 12, 2013