Paul G. Olbeter Sr., 92, of Rayburn Township, formerly of Springdale passed away peacefully on Wednesday, September 9, 2020. He was born July 3, 1928 in New Kensington to the late Robert and Emilie Wolfe Olbeter.
Paul was a former member of St. Paul Lutheran Church, New Kensington and a current member of Christ Rupp Lutheran Church, Kittanning. He was also a member of the Laborers’ Union Local 1058 for over 50 years. He loved hunting, fishing, woodworking in his garage, and playing the Wii, especially bowling and golf.
Paul is the beloved father of Sharon E. Shockley, of Kittanning, Christine Marie “Tina” (Tim) Zufelt, of Kittanning, Paula E. Gamble, of Arnold, Tammie S. Olbeter, of Royal Palm Beach, FL, and Paul G. (Christine “Chrissy”) Olbeter Jr., of Orlando, FL; grandfather of 20; great-grandfather of 29; and great-great grandfather of two.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife of 51 years, Eileen D. Olbeter; daughter, Linda Lee Olbeter; five brothers; five sisters; and sons-in-law, Jesse Gamble and Lon E. Shockley
Visitation will be from 4 to 6 PM on Sunday, September 13 in the ROSS G. WALKER FUNERAL HOME LTD., family-owned and operated, 217 Freeport Road, New Kensington, where a funeral service will be held at 11 AM on Monday, September 14. Burial will follow in Deer Creek Cemetery, Harmar.
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