Edward A. Oliver, 84, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2012, in the Hospice Unit at Geisinger South Wilkes-Barre.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Alfred and Valerie Ambrose Oliver; a brother, John B. Oliver; and a sister, Alice Hiller.
He is survived by his wife of 51 years, the former Ruth Allabaugh; children, Christopher, Edward Jr., David, Matthew, Darlene, Laura, Christine and Marie Oliver, Dawn Rowles, June Lipinski-Barkasy and Debbie Schilling; 35 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren; sister-in-law, Peggy Hiller; brothers-in-law, Frank Shumack and William Hiller; nieces and nephews.
A Blessing service will be held at 10 a.m. Monday at Stanley S. Stegura Funeral Home Inc., Nanticoke. Final interment will be in St. Mary's Cemetery, Hanover Township. Friends may call from 9 to 10 a.m. Monday.