David William O'Donnell of Old Lyme, Ct. passed away Tuesday night , 6/7/2022 at Middlesex Hospital.
He leaves behind his wife Linda, a brother Scott O"Donnell, his Children: Spring Raymond , Sheena Steinkamp, and Jozsef Kovacs. Two Grandsons: Jack Riter, and Kyle Clifton, Brother-in-law Lawrence Galbo, His Niece Leigha Galbo,and Two Nephews: Owen and Adein O'Donnell. David was born in Keene, New Hampshire, the son of Carol Rose and Andrew O'Donnell. At age 10 he moved to Old Lyme. He Graduated from Old Lyme High School , and joined the Army, where he was an armored tank Driver . He served from 1976 to1982. He was Honorably discharged with a rank of Staff Sergeant on December 2 ,1982. David married his wife Linda Jean Murphy, June 30,1984 at Rogers Lake ClubHouse in Old Lyme. David worked at RR Donnellys in Saybrook, until he moved to Chester, Virginia where he built a landscaping business. In 2008 He moved back to Old Lyme with his wife, to be closer to his family.
A Celebration of his life will be held June 18,2022 at 12:00 pm. at the Rogers lake Clubhouse, in OLD LYME,Ct. Friends and Family are invited.