Myrtle Mae (Myrt) O'Donnell

O'Donnell, Myrtle Mae (Myrt) (nee Kessler) 84, of Florissant, Missouri died February 9, 2013 in Lexington, South Carolina fortified with the Sacraments of Holy Mother Church. She resided the past 3 years with her daughter Mary and her family in Lexington, SC. Born August 2, 1928 in St. Louis she was predeceased by her mother Evelyn Taylor LoPiccolo and stepdad James Vincent LoPiccolo. Myrt is survived by three sons, James (Trish Miller) O'Donnell, Daniel (Karen) O'Donnell and Tom (Patty) O'Donnell and daughter Mary O'Donnell Morales, and ten grandchildren, Erin O'Donnell, Michael (Jessica) O'Donnell, Brian (Margo) O'Donnell, Kathleen O'Donnell, Kelly (O'Donnell) Archer (Brian), Margaret O'Donnell Provine (Clayton), James Patrick O'Donnell, Alex Morales, Tony Morales and Mikayla Morales. She also has six great-grandkids, Lauren O'Donnell, Teagan O'Donnell, Gage O'Donnell, Grayson O'Donnell, Django Archer and Abbott Archer. Myrt retired from Crest Bowl in Florissant, Missouri where she also played on several bowling leagues including The Bowlerettes and in a league she started called the St. Thomas the Apostle Girls. Myrt's first husband and father of her children was Raymond Vincent O'Donnell who passed away in 1972. Her second husband was James F. Roth who passed away in 2000. Services: Mryt was laid to rest on February 12, 2013 at a graveside service in Newberry, South Carolina. McSwain-Evans Funeral Home, Newberry, SC www.mcswainevans.com

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McSwain-Evans Funeral Home
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Published in St. Louis Post-Dispatch on Feb. 13, 2013