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Donna Rose Olcus

August 9, 1929 ~ July 19, 2021 (age 91)

Obituary

Donna R. Olcus, 91 of Kittanning, formerly of East Brady died Monday, July 19, 2021 at Manor Care Kingston Court, York, PA.

Born August 9, 1929, in East Brady, she was the daughter of Robert R. and Lillian B. (Jordan) Yount.

On November 9, 1950, Donna married Robert J. Olcus.  He preceded her in death on July 30, 2012.

A 1947 Graduate of East Brady High School, Donna enjoyed crocheting and knitting.  She cherished her phone calls, letters, photos and visits with her loved ones and truly cherished her great grandchildren.  She was one of the oldest members of the First Presbyterian Church in East Brady and a member of the Eastern Star.  Prior to recently moving to York to be near her family, Donna resided at Our Family Home in Ford City for the past six years.

She is survived by two sons, Charles R. Olcus and wife Althea of Carlisle, PA and William M. Olcus and wife Bonnie of Lake Meade, East Berlin, PA.  Two grandsons, Todd Myers and wife Abby, Jeremy Hicks and wife Sarah.  One granddaughter, Kelly McMillan and husband Jarrid, 8 great grandchildren, Raegan Myers, Chase McMillan, Camyrnn McMillan, Zachary Myers, Katelyn Myers, Madelyn Rose Myers, Thomas James Myers and Aubrey Hope Hicks.

Donna is also survived by one sister-in-law, Katherine Downing and husband Wilson of Bradys Bend.

She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, 2 sisters, Alice Stanley and Jeanne Dunlap, 1 brother-in-law, John T. Olcus, 4 sisters-in-law, Bessie Chemelli, Margaret Nichol, Sarah Young and Bonita Zaccari.

A Memorial Service for Donna R. Olcus will be held at 11:00 AM, Saturday, August 7, 2021 at the First Presbyterian Church in East Brady with Rev. Raymond Eichler officiating. 

Private burial will follow in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Bradys Bend.

Memorials may be made in Donna’s name to the Laube Center, 100 Nolte Drive, Kittanning, PA 16201

Arrangements are under the direction of Buechele Funeral Home and Cremation Services Inc., East Brady, PA.

To view or express condolences, please visit www.BuecheleFuneralHome.com

Donna R. Olcus, 91 of Kittanning, formerly of East Brady died Monday, July 19, 2021 at Manor Care Kingston Court, York, PA.

Born August 9, 1929, in East Brady, she was the daughter of Robert R. and Lillian B. (Jordan) Yount.

On November 9, 1950, Donna married Robert J. Olcus.  He preceded her in death on July 30, 2012.

A 1947 Graduate of East Brady High School, Donna enjoyed crocheting and knitting.  She cherished her phone calls, letters, photos and visits with her loved ones and truly cherished her great grandchildren.  She was one of the oldest members of the First Presbyterian Church in East Brady and a member of the Eastern Star.  Prior to recently moving to York to be near her family, Donna resided at Our Family Home in Ford City for the past six years.

She is survived by two sons, Charles R. Olcus and wife Althea of Carlisle, PA and William M. Olcus and wife Bonnie of Lake Meade, East Berlin, PA.  Two grandsons, Todd Myers and wife Abby, Jeremy Hicks and wife Sarah.  One granddaughter, Kelly McMillan and husband Jarrid, 8 great grandchildren, Raegan Myers, Chase McMillan, Camyrnn McMillan, Zachary Myers, Katelyn Myers, Madelyn Rose Myers, Thomas James Myers and Aubrey Hope Hicks.

Donna is also survived by one sister-in-law, Katherine Downing and husband Wilson of Bradys Bend.

She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, 2 sisters, Alice Stanley and Jeanne Dunlap, 1 brother-in-law, John T. Olcus, 4 sisters-in-law, Bessie Chemelli, Margaret Nichol, Sarah Young and Bonita Zaccari.

A Memorial Service for Donna R. Olcus will be held at 11:00 AM, Saturday, August 7, 2021 at the First Presbyterian Church in East Brady with Rev. Raymond Eichler officiating. 

Private burial will follow in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Bradys Bend.

Memorials may be made in Donna’s name to the Laube Center, 100 Nolte Drive, Kittanning, PA 16201

Arrangements are under the direction of Buechele Funeral Home and Cremation Services Inc., East Brady, PA.

To view or express condolences, please visit www.BuecheleFuneralHome.com

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Services

Memorial Service
Saturday
August 7, 2021

11:00 AM
First Presbyterian Church
103 4th Street
East Brady, PA 16028

Donations

Laube Cancer Center
1 Nolte Drive, Kittanning PA 16201

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