The only person from the city of Indianapolis to survive the attack on the USS Indianapolis has died.
Jimmy O’Donnell passed Wednesday afternoon.
O’Donnell was also a beloved firefighter for IFD for many years.
He served in the navy when he was drafted in 1944. It was the sinking of the ship in 1945 that brought him back to the city loved.
He is survived by his wife, Mary Alice, whom he has been married to for 70 years.
O’Donnell was 91.