Brian Oliver, Age
70, of Chesterton, IN passed Friday, August 14, 2015. Brian was born August
11, 1945 in Chicago, IL to Bruce A. Oliver II and Loraine Karl Oliver.
He is survived by
his loving wife, Sue Oliver of Chesterton; son, Brian (Tonya) Oliver of
Chesterton; daughter, Tracy (Tom) Fieffer of Chesterton; sister, Janice
Milam of Westville, IN; grandchildren, Bryton, Carson and Dylan Oliver and
Elisha and Joshua Fieffer; brothers-in-law, Dick (Carol) Mategko, Jerry
(Dorothy) Mategko and Mike (Janet) Mategko all of Minnesota. He was also
survived by many nieces and nephews and great friends. Brian was preceded in
death by his parents, Bruce and Loraine Oliver and brothers, Bruce A. Oliver
and Alan Oliver.
Brian was a proud
veteran of the U.S. Navy. He worked as a operator at Mittal Steel for over
49 years. He was a member of St. Patrick Catholic Church. He was also a
member of the Knights of Columbus, previously serving as a Grand Knight,
American Legion Post 170 where he formerly served 8 years as Post Commander.
Brian was also an active member of the Chesterton Moose Lodge 1623.
A Mass of Christian
Burial will be held on Friday, August 21, 2015 at 12:00 Noon at St. Patrick
Catholic Church, 638 N. Calumet Ave., Chesterton, IN. Burial will follow at
St. Patrick Catholic Cemetery in Chesterton. Visitation will be held on
Thursday, August 20th, from 3:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. with Wake Service at
5:30 p.m. at Edmonds & Evans Funeral Home, 517 Broadway, Chesterton, IN
46304. Memorial donations may be made to St. Patrick Catholic Church, Porter
County Cancer Society or the VNA Hospice Center. Online condolences may be
left for the family at