Olga A. Ferrie

May 02, 1920 ‒ October 21, 2010

Mount Vernon, Ohio

Olga A. Ferrie, age 90, of Mount Vernon,OH died Thursday October 21, 2010 at the Country Club Retirement Campus in Mount Vernon. Olga was born May 2, 1920 in Jersey City, New Jersey to Andrew and Anna (Dolinajec) Kissel. Olga, a registered nurse, moved to Mount Vernon from Staten Island, New York and was employed at the Mount Vernon Nazarene University.

She was a member of the Gay Street United Methodist Church, the Mount Vernon Exchange Club and the Dan Emmett Grange where she served as grange pianist.

Surviving are her sons William A. (Unwha) Ferrie of Bexley, John D. (Regina) Ferrie, Andrew T. Ferrie and Charles F. (Jeanne) Ferrie all of Fort Collins, Colorado; her daughter Joan (Patrick) Hoban of Dichtelbach, Germany; 15 grandchildren; 4 great grandchildren; her brother Emil (Mary Lou) Kissel of Carmel, California and her sister Violet (Dave) Benoit of Wilbraham, Mass. Besides her parents, Olga was preceded in death by her husband Charles A. Ferrie Jr. in 1981, son Richard W. Ferrie and grandson Scott Ferrie.

A service celebrating the life of Olga A. Ferrie will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, October 30, 2010 at the Gay Street United Methodist Church in Mount Vernon. Inurnment will be at Noon on Friday, November 5, 2010 in Grandview Cemetery, Fort Collins, Colorado.

The Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home in Mount Vernon, OH is honored to have been chosen to serve the family of Olga A. Ferrie.