charles oliver
Surrounded by his loving family, Charles Anthony "Chuck" Oliver, 65, of Weirton, passed away from heart disease Friday, July 11, 2014 at his home. Born May 15, 1949 in Steubenville, OH, he was the son of Inez Berarducci Oliver of Weirton and the late Anthony Oliver. Chuck was also preceded in death by his granddaughter, Anna Danielle Shultz and his nephew, Mark Anthony Oliver. With 38 years of service, Chuck retired from the U. S. Postal Service. He was a member of St. Paul Roman Catholic Church, where he was very active in the choir. He was a member of the Saint Paul's Holy Name, K of C 3734. Among his activities, Chuck was a member of the Ohio Valley Mopar Club, Steel Valley Bowling League, Weirton men's slow pitch softball league, Jeff- Tech men's baseball league and the American Postal Workers Union, and he and his wife also participated in Marriage Encounter. Chuck is survived by his wife Cynthia Machesney Oliver of Weirton; daughters Carrie Shultz and her husband Louis Edwin Shultz of Joffre, PA and Casey Oliver of Weirton; a sister, Cecilia Wounaris and her husband Pete also of Weirton; and a grandson Caleb Louis Charles Shultz. Visitation will be held Sunday 1- 4 and 6-8PM at the Greco-Hertnick Funeral Home, 3219 Main Street, Weirton, WV, where the Knights of Columbus Rosary will be recited at 7:30PM. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 10AM Monday at St. Paul Roman Catholic Church. Rev. Fr. Larry Dorsch and Rev. Fr. Tony Thurston will concelebrate. Interment will follow in St. Paul Cemetery, Weirton. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Paul Roman Catholic Church, 140 Walnut Street, Weirton, WV 26062, or to the Caleb Shultz Education Fund.

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  1. Chuck\’s family so sorry for your loss – a great man here and a great angel now – RIP Chuck – Prayers

  2. My Condolences to the Family, Chuck was always a great neighbor and a good friend as we grew up together on Cove Rd. I will miss you my friend, all I ask is that you hit one for me as you play on God\’s Team Now!!! RIP my friend and enjoy you new life now, no more suffering again it is all new..

  3. Dear Oliver Family,

    Anyone who knew Chuck admired and respected him. He was a kind, gentle man who had a sincere heart and a warm personality. We offer our deepest sympathy to you at this time of your bereavement. May God be ever near you to help you bear the pain of his loss.

    With heartfelt condolences,

    Dwight and Angela

  4. I, personally, never had a chance to meet Mr. Oliver, but I heard many of wonderful things about him. Our thoughts, prayers and love go out to all of you. <3

  5. Chuck was a good man. We got into many great conversations at the post office.

    I have the olivers and the st paul family in my prayers.

  6. Cindy, Carrie, Casey and family. My heart is saddened for you at this time. I pray that you will be at peace knowing that Chuck is healed and free of all pain and is in the Light and Glory of Our Heavenly Father. He is reunited with his granddaughter and family, and is watching over all of you now. Chuck, I will miss you my cous. You are a very special man. Love you. Give my dad a big hug for me.

  7. Cindy, Carrie and Casey, we cannot say how saddened we are by your loss. Chuck was a wonderful person and he will always have a special place in our hearts. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

  8. My wife and I will surely miss Chuck. We had many great conversations with him down at the post office. He always tried to make you feel welcome.

  9. Rest in peace Mr. Oliver. You were such a Good Man! I’ll miss seeing you come have dinner at work now. I’ll never forget always seeing you as a Guest at Mario’s and Undo’s Restaurants have dinner. I always saw you in Church and at the Post Office too. How sad that you are gone now. I’ll miss seeing you everywhere all the time in town. I even remember when I first met you. I was a young kid at St. Paul’s and was in the Hosanna Play with you. I went way back with you. Everyone truly lost a good man and a great friend in their life now. God bless you Mr. Oliver. Rest peacefully old friend.

  10. Our deepest sympathy to the family. Chuck was a nice man and always helpful. He will be missed!

  11. Cindy, Carrie, and Casey. I’m truly sorry for your lost. This world has lost a wonderful and caring man, but heaven has gain an amazing angel. I will truly miss Chuck and cherish the memories I have of him. He is and always will be my Hosanna daddy. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. I pray to God he will help to heal your hearts.

  12. Cindy, Casey, and Carrie……words cant discribe my heart ache for you.

    I will miss the conversations about everything. He is a wise and kind friend. I will always remember his wonderful smile and sense of humor.

    CHUCK OLIVER , I will always miss and love you. I will always keep my promise to you as well. God speed my friend.

  13. Our sympathy goes out to the family. Chuck was an absolutely amazing guy. I had the honor of him being in my entire life, and am so happy that he was. He was always there for anyone who needed it, to cheer you up and to give you a hug when you needed it. The world is loosing an amazing guy, but heaven is gaining an even more amazing angel. Rest peacefully Chuck, you will never be from our heart’s. <3

  14. To the Oliver family our deepest sympathy. I have known Chuck for over 50 years but I have been out of Weirton for 37 years. When visiting ever four or five years I always stopped in to talk to Chuck. He will be missed as a husband, father and friend to everyone who knew him in Weirton. RIP

    Mike & Cathy Block

    the Villages, Fl.

  15. Our deepest sympathy to the Oliver Family. Knew Chuck only from the post office visits but he would know you by name. Chuck is in a better place and now sees the face of God. How wonderful for him. We all should live his spirit of caring and kindness until we meet again. God bless all.

  16. Casey, so sorry to hear of your father’s passing. I didn’t really know him other than in passing, but I do remember him at the Post office. Please extend our family’s sympathies to your mother and sister at this time of sorry.

    Donna Zahn and family

  17. Cindy, Casey, Carrie, Cecilia, my heart is heavy today for you, for losing Chuck on this Earth. I will always remember him as a good person, kind and funny, a wonderful husband and father, you were so blessed with a great family….. so, I pray for PEACE and COMFORT from the Holy Spirit and knowing we all will see him and our loved ones again…… no words can describe your loss, I love you so much….. I can only share your pain as I have been through loss myself……I am here for you,,,,,,, Toni (Ferrelli) Roschel

  18. Our deepest sympathy to all of the Oliver Family. We know he will be missed by all who knew him. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

  19. Dear Cindy, Carrie, Casey & Family, We are so sorry to learn of Chuck’s passing. We know that he was a wonderful son, husband, father and friend, who will be missed by many who loved him. We hope you will be comforted by the many wonderful memories that you share. Memory Eternal, with our deepest sympathy, Mike and Janice

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