O’Donnell, Mary “Molly” Catherine
September 18, 1949 – May 24, 2019
Age 69 of Ogallala, NE. Passed away at Perkins County Health Services in Grant, NE. Molly was born Mary Catherine Clifford on September 18, 1949, to Charles and Marjorie (McGinty) Clifford, the oldest of 6 children. On September 4, 1976 Molly was married to Kevin O’Donnell at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church in Columbus, OH. Molly and Kevin had 3 daughters, Erin Elizabeth (Tom) Cucinotta, Mara Anne (Sheldon) Morgan, and Keely Marie O’Donnell.
On April 1, 1977 Molly and Kevin moved to Ogallala. Molly was a 41-year member of St. Luke’s Catholic Church in Ogallala, where she served on numerous church committees including the St. Luke’s Altar Society. In Addition, Molly was a longtime member and past President of the Ogallala P.E.O. Chapter CL. She had also served on the Ogallala Library Foundation Board for many years.
Molly was preceded in death by her parents. Survivors include her husband, Kevin of Ogallala; her 3 daughters, Erin Elizabeth (Tom) Cucinotta of Carlsbad CA, Mara Anne (Sheldon) Morgan of Elkhorn NE, and Keely Marie O’Donnell of Omaha; her grandchildren, Joshua Morgan, Elizabeth Morgan, and Keira Cucinotta; her siblings, Mark (Rose), Melissa (Doug), Matthew (Sandy), and Maureen (Chris); brother and sister-in-law, Jerry (Bonnie) O’Donnell, Rochelle Campbell; and many other relatives and friends. In lieu of flowers, memorials are suggested to Golden Hours Convalescent Home, or St. Luke’s Catholic Church in Molly’s memory.
The ROSARY will be recited on Tuesday, May 28, at 6pm at St Luke’s Catholic Church in Ogallala. MASS of CHRISTIAN BURIAL will be Wednesday, May 29, also at St. Luke’s Catholic Church in Ogallala at 11am, with Father Bryan Ernest as Celebrant. Full obituary »