Jeffrey Robert Olmstead

Jeffrey Robert Olmstead, 62, of Veedersburg passed away at 3:25 p.m. Monday, Aug. 27, 2018, at Franciscan Health Lafayette.

Jeff was born May 21, 1956, at Danville, Illinois, the son of Robert Eugene and Doris Jean (Clift) Olmstead. He married Donna A. Bowman on March 15, 2002.

Surviving family include: wife Donna A. Olmstead, Veedersburg; son Dakota Olmstead, Lawrenceburg, Kentucky; nephew Chris Dunning; two nieces, Paula Dunning and Tonya Dunning; and several aunts, uncles and cousins.

He is preceded in death by his parents; sister Vicki Lynn Dunning; and nephew Chad Jeffrey Dunning.

Jeff graduated from Fountain Central High School in 1974. He had been employed as a mechanic for many years. For over 20 years he lived near Lawrenceburg, Kentucky, where he was employed as a mechanic. After moving back to Veedersburg, he was employed at Discount Tire & Lube in Sterling, and most recently he had owned and operated Hometown Service in Veedersburg. He was a member of the Sterling Christian Church.

A memorial service will be conducted at 11 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 1 at Sterling Christian Church, 701 S. Sterling Ave., Veedersburg, with Pastor Dave Sims officiating.

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