Obituary Notices and Memorials


OLENICK, Mollie M.
OLENICK, Mollie M. Mollie went to Heaven to be with her Lord and Saviour on Oct. 13, 2014, in Phoenix, Ariz. She was Catholic by faith and was born in Sykesville, Pa., on Nov. 16, 1926. Mollie moved to the Antelope Valley, Calif. in 1959 where she spent the majority of her life. She worked in the early 1960s for Ryckebosch Poultry and eventually by the mid-1960s was an Escrow Officer and later Trust Deed Officer for Antelope Valley Escrow with Dixie Eliopulos. After retirement she moved to Phoenix, Ariz. She has spent the last 6 years at Phoenix Mountain Nursing Center for which we extend our gratitude. We will miss her twinkling blue eyes and joyous smile! She was a wonderful mother to her five children and a terrific grandmother/great-grandmother. Mollie was such an optimistic person and was Blessed with a great sense of humor and compassionate spirit! She is survived by four of her children: Connie Rice of Midland, Ga., Beverly (Greg) Huth, West Yellowstone, Mont., Karen (Wayne) Berry of Phoenix, Ariz., and Robert Olenick (Patrick Apfel) of Lincoln City, Ore.; daughter-in-law Sally Restivo of Houston, Texas; grandchildren, Autumn (Rene) Canales, Matthew (Allison), Monica and Mark Rice, Michael Olenick, Rick and Nick Berry; great-grandchildren, Andrew, Alexander, and Anthony Canales of Houston, Texas,Hannah, Connor and Caroline Rice of Midland, Ga. She was preceded in death by her son, Bill, grandson Joseph Olenick and husband Bill. Mollie had Lewy Body Dementia when she died. As per her wishes she will be cremated. The family will have a Memorial service at a later time when they can all get together. Those wishing to donate may choose their favorite charity.

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