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Mother of Theresa ’68, Machelle ’72 and Christine ’76 Olwick passed away

Posted by mcauleyhighschool on September 5, 2016

Doris A.
Doris A. (Barnes) Olwick, of Toledo, passed away August 31, 2016, after a long and difficult battle with Alzheimer’s disease. Doris was born October 20, 1928, in Toledo, Ohio. She graduated from Libbey High School and worked for the Dana Corporation for over 30 years. Doris loved bowling, tennis, golf and was an avid gardener. She was married to her loving husband Leonard for over 50 years before his death in 2003. Doris leaves behind three daughters, Teresa (Jeff) Beamsley, Machelle (Robert) Smith and Christine (David) East; three grandchildren, Angela, Kyle and Nicole and four great-grandchildren, Parker, Cameron, Ben and Taylor. Doris was preceded in death by her mother, Florence; father, Milton and her brother, Malcolm.
Family and friends may visit Tuesday, September 6, 2016, from 2-8 p.m. at the W. K. Sujkowski & Son Funeral Home, 3838 Airport Hwy. The funeral Mass will be held Wednesday at 10 a.m. in Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church (please meet directly at the church).
The family wishes to thank the amazing staff at Parkcliffe Community and ProMedica Hospice for their years of loving care for Doris. Words cannot express the depth of our gratitude. In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to the Alzheimer’s Association .
We will remember her the way she was years ago, strong, athletic, artistic and a little feisty. Rest in peace Mom!
Messages of condolence may be made at As published in The Blade

Funeral Home

W K Sujkowski & Son Funeral Home
3838 Airport Hwy Toledo, OH 43615
(419) 385-5305

Published in Toledo Blade on Sept. 4, 2016

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