Anita Leann O’Dell


Anita Leann O’Dell, 74, of Wellston, passed away Sunday, December 11, 2022, at Edgewood Manor of Wellston. She was born March 2, 1948, in Lucasville, a daughter of the late Mont Orel and Georgia Adams Preston.

Anita was a retired secretarial worker from the security office of USEC and a 1966 Valley High School graduate.

She is survived by her husband, Daniel Richard O’Dell, whom she married September 26, 1970, in Lucasville; two sons: David Richard O’Dell of Wellston and Kenneth Preston (Jennifer) O’Dell of South Euclid, OH; one grandson, Preston Michael O’Dell; and one brother, Joe (Sue Ann) Preston of Radnor, OH.

Graveside funeral services will be conducted at 1:15 p.m., Thursday, December 15, 2022, in Scioto Burial Park with Daron Lilly officiating. Friends may call from noon until 1 p.m. at the McKinley Funeral Home in Lucasville.