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Russell F. Olt

August 28, 1923 ~ August 8, 2019 (age 95)
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Russell F. Olt
August 8, 2019
Russell F. Olt, 95, of Tremont Rd., Pine Grove,  passed away on Thursday, August 8, 2019 at home.
Born on August 28, 1923 in Pine Grove, he was a son of the late Famon E. and Martha E. Mease Olt.
He was an Army Veteran having served during WWII.  He was a member of Co M 475th Inf Reg and received the Purple Heart.
Russell was a miner, worked at Penn Dye in Pine Grove and worked in maintenance at Indiantown Gap.
He was a life member of the Pine Grove VFW Post 3432 and the Pine Grove American Legion Post 374.
Preceding him in death were a son Richard Olt, Sr.; two sisters, Betty Graby and Violet Keefer; a brother Lloyd Olt.
Surviving are his wife of 71 years, Mary K. Zimmerman Olt; three sons, Russell Olt,  Michael Olt, and Jeffrey Olt, all of Pine Grove; 6 grandchildren; 9 great grandchildren; 3 great great grandchild; a brother, Howard Olt of New Jersey.
Funeral Services will be held on Tuesday, August 13, 2019 at 11:30 A.M. at the H. L. Snyder Funeral Home, Inc., Pine Grove with Pastor Barry Spatz officiating.  There will be a viewing on Tuesday, August 13, 2019 from 10:00 A.M. until 11:30 A.M. at the Funeral Home.  Interment will follow in Jacob's Lutheran Cemetery, Pine Grove.
In lieu of flowers, the family would prefer contributions be made to Jacob's Lutheran Church, 316 Suedberg Rd., Pine Grove, Pa. 17963 in his memory.
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Donations may be made to:

Jacob's Lutheran Church
c/o Susan Seavey 114 School St., Pine Grove PA 17963

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