Dick Odenweller (AUGUSTA, Ga.)

MCG AUGUSTA, Ga. - Entered into rest Thursday, April 21, 2011 at University Hospital, Mr. Richard F. "Dick" Odenweller, Jr., 80, husband of Mrs. Peggy Jean Odenweller. Mr. Odenweller was a native of Columbus, OH and spent most of his life in Augusta. He graduated in 1947 from Boys Catholic High and attended Augusta Junior College. He retired as a procurement supervisor from MCG after 25 years of service. Mr. Odenweller was an avid golfer and golf instructor for the Augusta area. He was a volunteer scorer for 44 years at the Masters Tournament. Mr. Odenweller was always on the golf course with his sons and was a loving husband, father, and grandfather. Family members in addition to his wife include his sons: Richard E. "Ricky" Odenweller and wife Vickie, Robert M. "Bobby" Odenweller and wife Debbie, the late Stephen F. "Stevie" Odenweller; grandchildren: Ashley Odenweller Atkins, James Richard Odenweller; and great-grandchildren: Kaitlin Renew, Rhett Odenweller and Molly Odenweller. Funeral services will be held Monday, April 25, 2011 at 11:00 A.M. in the chapel of Thomas Poteet and Son with Fr. Thomas Healy officiating. Interment will follow at Westover Memorial Park. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association, 1105 Furys Lane, Ste D, Augusta, GA or the American Diabetes Association, 326 Greene St., Augusta, GA 30901. The family will receive friends Sunday afternoon from 5:00 to 7:00 P.M. at Thomas Poteet(s)and(s)Son Funeral Directors, 214 Davis Rd., Augusta, GA 30907 (706) 364-8484. Please sign the guestbook at www.thomaspoteet.com

The Augusta Chronicle-April 24, 2011