James C. Odenbrett September 15, 2018 Share this obituary Sign Guestbook| View Guestbook Entries| Send Sympathy Card James C. Odenbrett age 85 of Adrian, MN died Saturday, September 15, 2018 at The Cottage Hospice in Luverne, MN. Visitation will be Wednesday, September 19, 2018 from 4:00 until 7:00 PM at the Adrian Funeral Home. A Private family graveside service will be held at a later date at the St. Adrian Catholic Cemetery in Adrian, MN. The Adrian Funeral Home is handling the arrangements. James Clarence Odenbrett was born October 19, 1932 to Mathew and Lenore (Kunkel) Odenbrett in Adrian, MN. He was baptized and confirmed in the Catholic faith and attended St. Adrian’s Catholic School. On May 30, 1951, James married Margaret Meester in the Rectory in Ellsworth, MN. They made their home in Adrian and Jim worked for the Worthington Rendering Co. for over twenty years. He then worked for Hohn Implement in Adrian as a truck driver for ten years. They moved to Slayton, MN in 1976 and Jim went to work for the Minnesota Department of Transportation as a highway maintenance driver, until his retirement after sixteen years in 1990. They then moved back to Adrian and he remained in their home until September of 2018 when he entered the hospice program in Luverne. Jim was a member of the St. Adrian’s Catholic Church and a past member of the St. Ann’s in Slayton. In the past he enjoyed square dancing and bowling and he continued to enjoy fishing and playing cards, but what he loved most was spending time with his family. On September 8, 2018 Jim entered The Cottage Hospice care in Luverne, where he died, surrounded by his loving family, on Saturday, September 15, 2018 at the age of 85. James in survived by his wife, Margaret Odenbrett of Adrian, MN; one son, Randy Odenbrett of Sanborn, IA; three daughters, Debra (Gil) Breuer of Thief River Falls, MN, Mary Jo (Lyle) Boots of Adrian, MN and Pamela Marshall of Slayton, MN; 13 grandchildren; 32 great grandchildren; one great great grandchild; one sister-in-law, Joann (Alvin) Wirtjes of Elmore, MN; many nieces, nephews and a host of friends. His father and mother, Mathew and Lenore, step father, Joseph Pint, one daughter-in-law, Barb Odenbrett, one brother, John Pint, and two sisters, Marion (Bill) Kruger and Lucille (Gene) McCardell preceded him in death. Blessed be his memory. Print Obituary Sign Guestbook Name: Location: Video: Image: Light A Candle Candle 1 Candle 2 Candle 3 Candle 4 Email: Personal Message: Personal Message (required) Confirm: Submit Guestbook entry
Our most sincere sympathies to the family and friends of James C Odenbrett September 15 2018.
Death notice for the town of: Adrian, state: Minnesota