Michael Antonio Oddy passed away at the Golden & District General Hospital on Wednesday, July 21st, 2010 at the age of 17 years. Prayers were recited from Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Golden on Sunday evening, July 25th, followed by the Mass of Christian Burial on Monday afternoon, July 26th with Father Jim McHugh celebrant. Interment followed in the family plot of the Golden Community Cemetery. Pallbearers were Daniello Huxley, Karl Dondaneau, Levi Pickering, Garrett Gill, Lane Clark and Josh Hunt. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Alberta Children’s Hospital or the Ronald McDonald House of Southern Alberta, in memory of Mike.
Mike was born in Golden, B.C. on November 7, 1992 and was a lifelong resident. He loved downhill mountain biking, snowboarding, hockey and the U.F.C. Mike’s ambition in life was to travel the world – something he really wanted to do.
Mike is survived by his parents Garry (Kerrie) Oddy of Golden, Roberta (Cole) Altenhofen of Castledale; sisters Ashley and Jordan; brother Karsen; grandparents Eric Oddy of Golden, David & Davene Dunn of Golden, Assunta & Richard Miller of Radium Hot Springs, Marie Sime of Golden and George & Ruth Altenhofen of Castledale as well as numerous aunts, uncles and cousins.
Messages of condolence may be sent to the family by visiting www.hindmanbowersfuneralhome.com.
Arrangements were in the care of Hindman Bowers Funeral Home, Golden.