Roland "Odie"'s Story
PAW PAW, W.Va. Roland "Odie" Eugene Kaylor, 85, of Paw Paw, passed away Sunday, July 2, 2017, at Western Maryland Regional Medical Center in Cumberland.
He was born Feb. 29, 1932, at Paw Paw, and was the son of the late Thomas Harley Kaylor and Sarah Ann Robison Kaylor.
A 1951 graduate of Paw Paw High School, Odie was a Veteran, having served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War. He worked for Avon Products, Inc. and retired from the U.S. Postal Service after 30 years of service in Paw Paw and Winchester. Odie was a member of the St. Charles Catholic Church in Paw Paw. On May 23, 1958, he married Anita Strosnider Kaylor, who survives.
In addition to his wife of 59 years, he is survived by two sons, Stephen E. Kaylor (and Tina) of Cumberland, and Douglas A. Kaylor (and Janet) of Lavale; two sisters-in-law, Verna Viereck of Mason Neck, Va. and Barbara Kaylor of Leesburg, Va.; six grandchildren, Donnie Kaylor, Stephen Kaylor II, Angela Carlile, Sarah Sines, Brianna Kaylor and Tyler Cassidy, five great-grandchildren, Stephen Kaylor III, Alivia Kaylor, Kierra Kaylor, Megan Bridges and Landan Sines and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by an infant son; an infant daughter; two brothers, Robert Kaylor and Donald Kaylor and one sister, Ann Norton.
Per his wishes, and at his request, his body has been cremated, and services and inurnment at Camp Hill Cemetery will be private.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.kimblefuneralhome.com
Published on July 4, 2017