Obituary: Dr. Benito V. Odulio

November 4, 1932 – September 6, 2020

Dr. Benito V. Odulio, 87, of Mitchell passed away at his residence on September 6, 2020 at 2:06 p.m.

He was born in the Philippines on November 4, 1932, to Ricardo Odulio
and Sofia (Villaflor) Odulio. He graduated from the University of the Philippines and was a General Surgery Physician with offices in Mitchell and Salem.

Dr. Odulio was a Navy veteran of the Vietnam War, a member of the American Medical Association, American College of Surgeons, Indiana State Medical Association, Mitchell American Legion Post #250 and St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Mitchell.

He married Marcia Pifer on January 8, 1989 and she preceded him in death, he married Luanne Wayman on July 23, 2007 and she survives.

Survivors include his wife Luanne Odulio of Mitchell, and children, Sophia Odulio of Bloomington, Brooke Woods of Medora, Ricardo Terrell of Puerto Rico, Garrett Odulio of Ellettsville and Jacob Odulio of New Albany, seven grandchildren

Dr. Odulio was preceded in death by his parents and 9 brothers and sisters, and his wife, Marcia Odulio.

Funeral Mass will be held on Saturday September 12, 2020 at 11:00 AM at St. Vincent De Paul Catholic Church in Bedford, burial will follow in Cresthaven Memory Gardens in Bedford, military rites will be given by the Mitchell American Legion Post #250.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made in Dr. Odulio’s memory to the Multiple Sclerosis Association of America.

Cresthaven Funeral Home is entrusted with his arrangements.