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Richard T. Olenchek

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Olenchek, Richard T. Of Wauwatosa, age 70. Born to Eternal Life Saturday, August 16, 2008. Beloved husband for 47 years of Susan (nee McGee). Loving Dad of Beth (Doug), David (Diane), Paul and Mike. Loving Papa of Sarah, Emma, Julia, Thomas, Hannah and Cailin. Further survived by cousins, nephews, nieces, other relatives and friends. Preceded in death by his parents, Stanley and Marian, and his brother Roland. Richard was a devoted math teacher with 35 years of service in the Milwaukee Public Schools, and 11 years at UW-Milwaukee. He also coached girls fast-pitch softball at Milwaukee Vincent High. His spirit and great sense of humor will be missed by all who knew him. Visitation Thursday, August 21, from 3:00PM until Mass of Christian Burial at 6:30PM with reception to follow mass at ST. PIUS X CATHOLIC CHURCH, 2506 Wauwatosa Ave., Wauwatosa. In lieu of flowers, memorials will be used to fund pancreatic cancer research. www.firstgiving.com/richardolenchek Special thanks go to Dr. William Matthaeus and staff at Oncology Alliance, and VITAS Hospice for their care and compassion. SCHMIDT & BARTELT Funeral & Cremation Services Wauwatosa (414) 774-5010
Published in Milwaukee Journal Sentinel from Aug. 19 to Aug. 20, 2008
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