Donald Keith Olwert
Donald Keith Olwert
  • March 23, 1954 - August 10, 2017
  • Maryville, Tennessee

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Donald Keith Olwert, Sr., 63, of Maryville, went to be with the Lord on August 10, 2017. He was a proud retiree of the United States Air Force, and was awarded many medals and honors throughout his 20 years of service. He was a loving husband, father and grandfather, who was well respected and loved by everyone he knew. He was a faithful member of Fellowship Baptist Church, and loved Jesus. He is preceded in death by his parents, Andrew and Barbara Olwert; and nephew, Andrew Olwert, IV. He is survived by his loving wife of 18 years, Brenda Olwert; children, Donald Olwert, Jr. (Crystal), Cara Olwert (Jason Gallo), Renay Lee, and Jennifer Gutierrez; nine grandchildren; one great-grandson; and siblings, Andrew Olwert, III (Beth), and Cheryl Brunk (David). The family will receive friends from 11:00am-12:30pm on Friday, August 18, 2017 in the mausoleum chapel of Sherwood Chapel and Memorial Gardens (3176 Airport Hwy., Alcoa, TN 37701), with a Funeral Service to follow at 12:30pm, with Pastor Tom Hatley officiating. There will be a procession following the service to the East Tennessee Veterans Cemetery (2200 East Gov. John Sevier Hwy, Knoxville, TN 37920) for a 2:00pm Committal Service with full Military Honors. Condolences may be offered at