Waldemar N. ‘Wally’ Olinski



Waldemar N. “Wally” Olinski passed away Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2012, at age 82.


He was the loving husband of Loretta for 56 years; beloved father of Steven R. (Maren), Thomas K. (Michele) and Sharon K. (Kevin) Croegaert; and special grandpa to Lindsay, Andrea (Daniel), Jordan, Callie and Josiah.


He was preceded in death by his daughter, Linda; his parents; sisters; and brother. 

Wally enjoyed fishing and hunting and loving his family! Oh, and gambling!


Visitation will be from 10 a.m. until the 11 a.m. Mass of Christian burial Friday, Oct. 26, at Queen of Apostles Catholic Church, N35-W23360 Capitol Drive, Pewaukee. Private entombment will be held.


In lieu of flowers, memorials to Heartland Hospice Fund ( or Alzheimer’s Foundation of America ( are appreciated.


Church and Chapel Funeral Home is serving the family. For more information, call 827-0659 or visit to view the online obituary or leave condolences.