In Memory

Richard Olwell

Richard A. Olwell

Richard A. Olwell, 68, of North Huntingdon died Wednesday April 12, 2017 in the Excela Health Westmoreland Hospital, Greensburg. He was born December 15, 1948, in Pittsburgh a son of Elizabeth (Gordon) Olwell of Pittsburgh and the late Richard Olwell. Prior to his retirement he was employed as a truck driver for Crisp Control. He was a veteran of the Viet Nam War having served in the Army. He was a member of the Immaculate Conception Church, in Irwin. Richard was a life member of the Fairmont Hahntown Fire Department; and was also a social member of the following fire departments, Larimer, North Irwin and Shafton also a member of the Loyal Order of the Moose 236, Irwin. He also enjoyed Karaoke at Drew’s. In addition to his mother he is survived by siblings Lorrie (Al) Kabana, of North Huntingdon, Ray (Susie) Olwell, of North Huntingdon, Jude (Anna Bryant) Olwell, of New Castle, Kenneth (Donna) Olwell, of Harrison City and James (Karen) Olwell, of North Huntingdon and several nieces and nephews and Michelle and Cody. Friends will be received 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Monday at the Ott Funeral Home Inc. 805 Pennsylvania Avenue Irwin. Parting prayers will be held 9:00 a.m. Tuesday in the funeral home followed by a 9:30 a.m. Mass of Christine Burial celebrated in the Immaculate Conception church. Interment will follow in the Penn Lincoln Memorial Park, North Huntingdon.