Cecelia K. “Big C” Olinger, 88 of Washington died Thursday-May 4, 2017 at the Southmont of Presbyterian Senior Care following a two year illness. She was born October 6, 1928 in Washington the daughter of the late Thomas & Estella Greenawalt Kapis. Mrs. Olinger was employed as a Secretary at Amwell Twp. Grade School & Trinity High School for 33 years until her retirement. She was a member of the Immaculate Conception Church. She enjoyed gardening and had been a volunteer at the Washington Hospital Auxiliary.
Surviving are her children; daughter; Elizabeth “Buffy” (Denny) Furbee of Bentleyville, sons; Brian (Melissa) Olinger of Washington & Thomas Olinger of Waynesburg. Several nieces & nephews also survive.
Mrs. Olinger was preceded in death by a son; Jimmy Olinger, a brother; Thomas Kapis & a sister; Delores Drezenski.
Arrangements are private and under the direction of the Warco-Falvo Funeral Home, Inc. Wilson at E. Katherine Avenues, Washington, S. Timothy Warco, supervisor/director, Susan Falvo Warco, director, S. Timothy Warco II, director. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to the Alzheimer’s Association. Online condolences may be expressed at www.WarcoFalvoFuneralHome.com