John Oliver, 84, passed away June 3, 1994 in Salt Lake City, Utah of pneumonia.
Born April 19, 1910 in Murray, Utah a son of Sam and Victoria Piccolo Oliver. John enjoyed excellent health for most of his life until a stroke in November 1993. He loved to work in his yard and as a younger man loved to work with the vegetable farm of his father in Murray, Utah. He worked in sales of hardware and tools for most of his career up until 1993 at age of 83. He was easy to be friends with, with his outgoing way, always extending his hand in greeting and in goodby's. He was married to Mary Jane Oliver for 25 years. She died in 1959. The marriage was solemnized in the Salt Lake LDS Temple. He married Janice Sheets Stewart, August 5, 1960 in the Logan LDS Temple.Survived by his wife Janice of Salt Lake City; sons, David J.(Carol), Conway, Ark., Richard B.(Beverly), Issaquah, Wash., Scott V. Steward (Mary), Layton, Utah; daughters, Suzanne Oliver, Sharon Oliver, and Stacy (Richard) Campbell, all of Salt Lake City; 20 grandchildren; 5 great-grandchildren; loved brother of Louis, Murray, Utah; sisters, Margaret (Don) Poulsen, Murray, and Elfie (Lewis) Tezak of Salt Lake City.
Funeral services will be Tuesday, June 7th, 1:00 pm, Whittier Ward, 1550 South 2nd East. Friends and family may call at the Larkin Mortuary, 260 East South Temple, Monday 6-8 PM and at the Ward on Tuesday, one hour prior to service. Interment, Wasatch Lawn Memorial Park.
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