Clayton G. “Clay” O’Donnell
July 29, 1930 - April 28, 2021
Clayton G. “Clay” O’Donnell, age 90, of North East, MD and New Castle, DE, passed away on Wednesday, April, 28, 2021.
Born in Montcalm, WV, on July 29, 1930, he was a son of the late Charles and Ettie (Smith) O’Donnell. Clay served in the U.S. Army before making his living as a welder for Briggs. He enjoyed gardening, fishing, and baseball. Clay will always be remembered for being a kind and gentle soul.
In addition to his parents, Clay was preceded in death by his wife, Norma (Bowman) O’Donnell and siblings, Edward O’Donnell, Irene Taylor, and Zola Davis. He is survived by his sons, Robert O’Donnell (Deborah Danis) of Millville, NJ and Kevin O’Donnell (Peggy) of North East, MD; brother, Carl O’Donnell of Bradenton, FL; 2 grandchildren; and 2 great grandchildren.
A visitation for family and friends will be held from 12:30 pm until 1:30 pm on Monday, May 3, 2021, at Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 1000 North DuPont Parkway, New Castle, DE, followed by a funeral service at 1:30 pm. Interment will follow in Gracelawn Memorial Park, 2220 North Dupont Highway, New Castle, DE. Face masks will be required for all in attendance.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Clay’s memory to the Wounded Warrior Project, P.O. Box 758517, Topeka, KS 66675.