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In Memory of

Donald Keith Olwert

March 23, 1954 - August 10, 2017

Obituary


Donald Keith Olwert, Sr., 63, of Maryville, went to be with the Lord on August 10, 2017. He was a proud retiree of the United States Air Force, and was awarded many medals and honors throughout his 20 years of service. He was a loving husband, father and grandfather, who was well respected and loved by everyone he knew. He was a faithful member of Fellowship Baptist Church, and loved Jesus. He is preceded in death by his parents, Andrew and Barbara Olwert; and nephew, Andrew Olwert, IV. He is survived by his loving wife...

Donald Keith Olwert, Sr., 63, of Maryville, went to be with the Lord on August 10, 2017. He was a proud retiree of the United States Air Force, and was awarded many medals and honors throughout his 20 years of service. He was a loving husband, father and grandfather, who was well respected and loved by everyone he knew. He was a faithful member of Fellowship Baptist Church, and loved Jesus. He is preceded in death by his parents, Andrew and Barbara Olwert; and nephew, Andrew Olwert, IV. He is survived by his loving wife of 18 years, Brenda Olwert; children, Donald Olwert, Jr. (Crystal), Cara Olwert (Jason Gallo), Renay Lee, and Jennifer Gutierrez; nine grandchildren; one great-grandson; and siblings, Andrew Olwert, III (Beth), and Cheryl Brunk (David). The family will receive friends from 11:00am-12:30pm on Friday, August 18, 2017 in the mausoleum chapel of Sherwood Chapel and Memorial Gardens (3176 Airport Hwy., Alcoa, TN 37701), with a Funeral Service to follow at 12:30pm, with Pastor Tom Hatley officiating. There will be a procession following the service to the East Tennessee Veterans Cemetery (2200 East Gov. John Sevier Hwy, Knoxville, TN 37920) for a 2:00pm Committal Service with full Military Honors. Condolences may be offered at www.sherwoodchapel.net.