M. Anne Olinger

M. Anne Olinger, 86, of Huntington, IN, died Thursday, April 5, 2018, at 3 p.m. at her home.
Mrs. Olinger attended Huntington Catholic High School and her first out of home job was as a receptionist at Huntington Laboratories in Huntington. She next worked as the office manager for the dental practice of Dr. John Regan for seven years and then worked as office manager for the dental practice of Dr. Jeff Olinger for 26 years.  Lastly, she was employed as an office clerk for the Department of Natural Resources at Salamonie Reservoir.
She was was born July 18, 1931, to Norbert "Fritz" and Garnet Fulton Bickel. She married Cletus "Clete" Olinger on April 20, 1951, in Huntington, and he preceded her in death on March 10, 2012.

Survivors include two sons, Jeffrey Olinger, DDS, and James P. (Melanie) Olinger, both of Huntington, three daughters, Anne C. (Jim) Brooks, of Dayton, OH, and Daneen M. (Steve) Grove and Sue (Jim) Sunderman, both ofHuntington; a daughter-in-law, Deb Olinger, of Huntington; six brothers, Jim "Butch" (Eve) Bickel, Dan (Myra) Bickel, Joe (Jannie) Bickel, Pat (Martha) Bickel and Mark (Deb) Bickel, all of Huntington, and Fritz (Gay) Bickel, of Roanoke; and fthree sisters, Nancy (Leroy) Smart, of Roanoke, and Sondra (Carl) Ness and Pam (Steve) Fleck, both of Huntington; 18 grandchildren; and 15-great-grandchildren.

She was also preceded in death by a son Cletus "Chip" Olinger.

Calling is Tuesday, April 10, 2018, from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m.., with the rosary services immediately following at 7 p.m., at Bailey-Love Mortuary, 35 W. Park Drive, Huntington. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Wednesday, April 11, 2018, at 10 a.m.  at St. Mary Catholic Church, 903 N. Jefferson St., Huntington, with Rev. Steve Colchin officiating. There will be one hour of visitation at the church prior to the Mass. Burial will be in Mt. Calvary Cemetery in Huntington.

Memorials are contributions for Commemorative Masses to St. Mary Catholic Church, in care of Bailey-Love Mortuary, 35 W. Park Drive, Huntington, IN 46750.
The online guest book may be signed at baileylove.com.