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Died Feb. 17, 2010

Marian Emily Hayes Olmstead, 61, passed away Wednesday surrounded by her loving family.

Memorial services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday at Hogg Funeral Home in Gloucester Point, Va.

Marian was a native of Newport News, Va., and a 1966 graduate of Ferguson High School. She graduated in 1969 from the Obici Hospital School of Nursing.

Marian enjoyed quilting, crocheting, sewing and vacationing at the ocean.

She had lived in North Carolina with her husband for the last 38 years.

She is survived by her husband, John Michael Olmstead; daughter, Kelly Olmstead Tanner and husband, Scott; granddaughter, Emily Hayes Tanner; mother, Mary Hayes; sisters, Paula Wheat and husband, Richard, Jean Farrar and husband, George, and Kathleen Hogge and husband, Charles; and brother, Paul Guy Hayes and wife, Karen.

She was preceded in death by her father, Paul Sanford Hayes.

The family will receive friends prior to the service from 1 to 2 p.m. at the funeral home.

Flowers are welcome or contributions in memory of Marian may be made to The American Diabetes Associa-tion, attention: youth program, P.O. Box 11454, Alexandria, Va., 22312.


Published in Obituaries on February 19, 2010 9:59 AM