My mother passed from this world on Feb. 25, 2021, at Lake Stockton Health Care facility, five months after my father, Bud Olinger. There were married Jan. 13, 1951, and in 2020, they celebrated their 69th anniversary.

They are survived by two children, Dianna Silva, and Robert Olinger; eight grandchildren and a total of 20 great-grandchildren.

In place of flowers it is requested donations be made to the Salvation army in her name.

Services will be at 10 a.m. Friday, April 30, in Sheldon Funeral Home, El Dorado Springs.