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Obituary: Robert B. O’Dell

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Robert B. O'Dell, Ogden, UT, passed away at his home August 30, 2001 of natural causes.

He was born July 25, 1921 in Manti, UT, to Walter C. O'Dell and Mildred E. Bradford.

He married Eleanor Stephens April 9, 1947, they later divorced. He married Gloria Christensen Dec. 13, 1958, they later divorced.

Bob served in the United States Navy and had several occupations including running a photography shop, driving an ambulance and also served as a police officer in Salt Lake City. In Salt Lake he was known as the "singing cop". Bob will be remembered by many for his beautiful singing voice.

He was preceded in death by his parents; and brothers, Hial O'Dell, Lynn (Walt) O'Dell. He is survived by his half-sister, Marjorie Jen-sen (Anderson), Richfield, UT;

half-brother, Joseph Jensen, AZ; two daughters, Christine O'Dell (Lloyd), Alamo, CA, Peggy O'Dell (Ralphs), Diamond Springs, CA; eight grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

Pursuant to Bob's request, no services will be conducted. Interment will be private in the Manti Cemetery.