Richard D.“Dick” Olyniec, 76
Aug. 15, 1939 — May 8, 2016

Richard D. “Dick” Olyniec of Cedarburg passed away on May 8, 2016, at the age of 76 years.

Dick was born in Chicago on Aug. 15, 1939, the son of the late Stanley and the late Dorothy (nee Draper) Olyniec. He was later united in marriage to Marilyn (nee Deucker) on Nov. 11, 1967, in Milwaukee. She preceded him in death.

Dick had a great love for the water, and enjoyed fishing and boating. He also liked to blow snow in the winter and was an avid Packers fan. Dick was a former member of the Cedarburg Jaycees, and loved to volunteer for local events.

Dick is survived by his children, Matthew Olyniec and Amy (Jim) Canapa; grandchildren, Kailyn and Brenden; and sister, Ann Sutter. He is further survived by other relatives and many friends.

A memorial service will be held on Friday, May 13, 2016, at 4 p.m. at the Mueller Funeral Home in Cedarburg. The family will receive friends on Friday, May 13, 2016, from 2 p.m. to 3:45 p.m. Memorials of your choice are appreciated. The family would like to give a special thank you to the staff at Newcastle for their loving care and compassion. Please visit to send online condolences to the Olyniec family.