In Memory of Mary Olker

FEBRUARY 17, 1938 - FEBRUARY 28, 2018

Mary Catherine Olker, age 80, formerly of Hayward, WI, passed away Wednesday, February 28, 2018 at Sunrise Assisted Living in Roseville, MN.  She was born February 17, 1938 in Hayward, the daughter of Victor Frederick and Ruth Elizabeth (Livermore) Olker.  

Mary worked as a Registered Nurse for several years and later as an adjuster for medical insurance.  She loved animals, especially cats and was involved with many charitable animal organizations.  Mary also loved knitting and found several ways to be charitable through her craft.

She is survived by her sister, Shirley (Stanley) Kuberka of Chisholm, MN; her brother, John (Nancy) Olker of Lake Elmo, MN; and many nieces, nephews and dear friends.

In addition to her parents, Mary is preceded in death by her brothers, Donald and Harvey Olker.

Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11:00 A.M. on Saturday, March 3, 2018 at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Hayward, where visitation will be held from 10:00 A.M. until the hour of Mass.  Interment will follow in Greenwood Cemetery in Hayward.

For additional information, please contact the Hayward Funeral Home at 715-634-2609 or leave your condolences for the family online at www.bratley-nelsonchapels.com.