Christopher O'Donnell, age 26, died suddenly on Monday night, March 9, 2009 in Watchung. Born in Summit, he resided in Warren for most of his life before moving to Watchung 5 years ago.
He was a graduate of Watchung Hills Regional High School, Watchung, NJ, Class of 2000, where he was a member of the wrestling team. Chris had worked for a time at Melissa's Deli in Watchung before attending SAE Institute for Audio Engineering in Manhattan, NY.
A Boy Scout with Troop 28 in Warren, he enjoyed attending the annual camping trips to Sabattis, NY. He played baseball for many years and was an All Star with the Warren Township Baseball Association.
Chris loved camping, hunting and hiking and was an excellent chef. He thoroughly enjoyed choreographing and dancing in various clubs in New York City.
His brother, Brian Michael O'Donnell predeceased him in March two years ago.
Surviving are his parents, Charles J. O'Donnell and Camille A. Cofone O'Donnell of Watchung; his brothers, Daniel and Kyle; his sister, Sarah; his paternal grandmother, Mary O'Donnell of Springfield; his maternal grandmother, Carmella Cofone of Brick and was loved by many cousins, aunts, uncles and numerous friends.