Otilda L. "Odie" Colflesh, age 75, of White Oak, died August 17, 2021, at Jefferson Hills Rehabilitation and Wellness Center. Born February 8, 1946, in McKeesport, she was the daughter of the late David and Dolores (Bradley) Deemer and wife of the late Harry R. Colflesh.
Odie worked for many years at National Record Mart at Eastland Mall. She was a member of Mary Mother of God Parish, St. Angela Merici Church, and was a devoted Catholic. She always enjoyed volunteering at the funnel cake booth. Odie was a devoted mother and grandmother. She liked watching football on Sunday and never missed a Steelers game.
She is survived by children, Colleen (Bill) Vickers, Eric (Daina) Colflesh, and Ashley (Robert Biltz, Jr.) Colflesh; grandchildren, Billy J. Vickers, Cody M. (Alexis) Vickers, Shelby N. Vickers, David S. Begandy. Haylee J. Begandy, Gage D. Colflesh, and Kenna N. Colflesh; sister, Mary Anne (John) Young and nieces, nephews, and cousins.
She was also preceded in death by a brother, Lawrence Deemer, and dogs, Simba and Sadie.
Family and friends will be received at Jaycox-Jaworski Funeral Home & Crematory on Sunday, August 22, 2021, from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Monday, August 23, 2021, at St. Angela Merici Church at 10 a.m. Burial will follow at St. Mary German Cemetery.
Condolences and memories may be shared at www.jaycox-jaworskifh.com. Chris Odasso, Supervisor.
Originally published August 18, 2021.