Michael J Odom was born Wolfgang Schmidtz May 17, 1952 and left to be with his heavenly Father July 1, 2013.
He is survived by his wife of 22 years Bonita S Odom, his children and his grand children. Mike loved living his life in Alaska.
He worked as an x-ray technician in the Air Force for a few years, moved on to being an exceptional mechanic for many years, was a boiler plant operator for approximately 15 years at Fort Greely and was a proficient musician most of his life.
He was always ready to play the guitar at home and at family get-togethers. Mike enjoyed boating on Quartz Lake. He also enjoyed camping in cabins at various state campgrounds where he would entertain his family and toy poodle with his music. Music was Mike’s passion.
Mike would regularly go out of his way to help those in need of a hand, whether it was for assisting with a mechanic job, towing a vehicle, building or repairing anything, you just call on Mike and he was there rain or shine.
Mike Odom – Husband, Father, Grandpa and Friend will be sorely missed.