Pocahontas – John Orville Brodell, 63, passed away Wednesday, August 24, 2011 at St. Bernards Medical Center.
Born July 16, 1948 to Eugene “Gene” and Marilyn Brodell.
He is preceded in death by his mother, Marilyn Brodell.
He is survived by son, Bruce and wife Tracie Brodell of Pocahontas and daughter, Christy and husband Eddie Rose of Pocahontas. Five grandchildren; Sheyna, Brennen and Katie Brodell, Blake and Lauren Rose. Two sisters; Charlotte and husband Pink Baltz and Janna and husband Mike Creason all of Pocahontas. Brother, Don Brodell of Little Rock, father, Eugene “Gene” Brodell of Pocahontas and special friend Pat Baltz.
Memorials may be made to St. John Cemetery Fund or St. Paul School.
Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. Saturday, August 27, 2011 at St. Paul Catholic Church with Father Anthanius Okeiyi officiating. Burial will follow in St. John Cemetery.
Visitation will be held Friday night at McNabb Funeral Home from 5-7 p.m. with a 7:00 o’clock rosary following.