WATERTOWN, NY – Michael J. Odett, 69, died peacefully on Monday, May 11, 2020, at the Samaritan Medical Center.
He was born Aug. 8, 1950, in Worth, NY, a son of the late Clarence and Marion (Moffet) Odett.
Michael graduated in 1968 from Watertown High School in 1968.
He married Sue Berry on Feb. 1, 1969, in Watertown, NY.
He retired in 2005 after 40 dedicated years working as a labor supervisor for the Labors Local 322.
The couple had four children, Shana Williams, NC; Sgt, Sherry Odett, Vietnam; Keri (Jeffrey) Locklear, Evans Mills, and Michael J. Jr. (Trina) Odett. He is also survived by his wife, Sue, Watertown; several siblings, Karen, Toni, and Charlene, 10 grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
Michael placed 3rd place in the United States in archery when he was only 13 years old. He loved baseball and softball. He was an avid golfer and enjoyed bowling.
He loved spending time with his family.
He was predeceased by a sister, Donna, and a brother, Timothy.
Due to the current COVID-19 restrictions there will be no public calling hours or service. A celebration of life will be held at a later date. Per Sue’s request please refrain from in person visits at this time.
Please leave her a message at www.lundyfuneralhome.com
Arrangements are being handled by the Northridge Cremation Chapel, Owned and operated by Lundy Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Inc. located at 31291 Town Line Road, Philadelphia, NY.