Willi Franz Olt Our beloved husband and father passed away peacefully October 7, 2005. Born September 30, 1929 in Darmstadt, Germany to Wilhelm Heinrich Olt and Pauline Horr. He married Elfriede Marie Scherner; later divorced. Married Janice Young Johnson, May of 2001. Willi, a man of many talents came from Germany in 1953 with a suitcase and a dream of starting a new life. He left a legacy of hard work and fair dealings. A highly skilled craftsman, general contractor, who loved classical music, golf, bowling, traveling, and time with family. He had a soft heart for his grandchildren, Janelle, Allen (Christine), Mark (Angie); and precious dogs, Mimi and Coco. Survived by his loving wife; and son, Frank Olt; and stepson, George Schleidt (Margret). Preceded in death by parents. Janice's family admired and respected him for the love and friendship they shared. Special thanks to St. Marks Hospital for the kind hearted and professional care. Friends and family may call at the Cottonwood Mortuary, 4670 S. Highland Drive, Tuesday evening from 6-8 p.m. and Wednesday from 1-2 p.m. prior to services in the chapel. Interment at the Holladay Memorial Park, 4900 S. Memory Lane (East of Cottonwood Mall).
Published in the Deseret News on 10/9/2005.