Olive E. Stemm
10/14/1923 – 05/19/2013

Olive E. Stemm, 89, of Zanesville, died at 5:25 A.M. on Sunday, May 19, 2013, at The Helen Purcell Home. She was born October 14, 1923, in Zanesville, a daughter of the later Arthur and Pauline Ayasse Krouskoupf. Olive retired as an Assembler from United Technologies, and was a member of Immanuel United Church of Christ.

Surviving are a daughter, Jacqueline (Robert) Allen of Jacksonville, Florida; two sons, Ricky (Judy) Stemm of Hopewell and Greg Stemm of Zanesville; a brother, Herman Krouskoupf of Zanesville; six grandchildren; thirteen great grandchildren; three great great grandchildren; and a special nephew Jeff (Kathy) Gibbs of Zanesville.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband Jesse O. Stemm, who died in 2003; two brothers, Fred and Eugene Krouskoupf; and four sisters, Christina Krouskoupf, Matilta Burns, Louise Garvin and Charlotte Mahanney.

Friends may call from 11:00 A.M. till the time of the service at 1:00 P.M. on Wednesday, May 22, 2013 at Bolin-Dierkes Funeral Home, 1271 Blue Avenue, Zanesville, with Rev. Terry Krouskoupf officiating. Olive will be laid to rest next to her beloved husband Jesse at Zanesville Memorial Park Cemetery, Zanesville.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to The James Cancer Center: The James Development Office, 660 Ackerman Road, P.O. Box 183112, Columbus, Ohio 43218-3112.

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