Jody Sue O'Donnell

Sunday, May 6, 2018, marks a very sad day for family, friends, and colleagues of Jody Sue O'Donnell. Jody passed away peacefully in the presence of family and friends. She was loved by all that knew her and will be missed by many.

Jody was born May 27, 1951, in Ventura, Iowa, to Kathleen Faye Parker Ziesmer and LeRoy Aaron Ziesmer. She was raised in Ventura and graduated from Ventura Community High School in 1969.

A Celebration of Life will be held on Friday, May 11, 2018, at 2:00 p.m. at Colonial Funeral Home, 2005 S. 4th Avenue, Pocatello, Idaho. A second celebration will be held at the GVH Junior High Library, Ventura, Iowa, on Saturday, May 19, 2018, 9:30-11:00 am.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to: In memory of Jody O'Donnell, Idaho State University Foundation, 921 S. 8th Avenue, Stop 8050, Pocatello, ID 83209-8050

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The complete obituary will be in the May 16 Leader.