Earl Clyde Oliver, 90, of Butler passed away at 10:37 p.m. Wednesday at the Good Samaritan Hospice at Concordia with his daughter at his side.
He was born on Sept. 29, 1923, in Butler to the late James Thornton Oliver and Bertha (Rigby) Oliver.
Mr. Oliver was a member of St. Mark's Evangelical Lutheran Church.
He was a veteran of the U.S. Marine Corps, serving in World War II from 1942 to 1946.
Mr. Oliver was a crane man at Armco Steel, retiring in 1983. He was a member of the American Legion Post 117.
Mr. Oliver was proud he built his own house including the fireplace, the chimney, all the tile work and the cabinets. He was very quick to learn things.
Mr. Oliver is survived by his daughter, Linda Oliver of Butler, and by his numerous nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Loretta (Swigart) Oliver, who he married on June 23, 1949, and who passed away on Aug. 29, 2008, and his three brothers, James, Paul and Richard Oliver.
Oliver - There will be no visitation for Earl Clyde Oliver, who passed away Wednesday, July 23, 2014.
A memorial service for Mr. Oliver will be later. Private burial will take place in the Butler County Memorial Park.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the
of Greater PA, Pittsburgh Office, 1100 Liberty Ave., Suite 201, Pittsburgh, PA 15222.
Arrangements are entrusted to theThompson-Miller Funeral Home, 124 E. North St., Butler.
Online condolences can be given at www.thompson-miller.com.
Thompson-Miller Funeral Home
124 E North St Butler, PA 16001
Published in Butler Eagle on July 28, 2014