JERSEY SHORE - Olive L. (Sechrist) Zinck, 75, of Jersey Shore, passed away on Thursday, May 30, 2019 at her home.
She was born in Jersey Shore on September 23, 1943 to the late James F. and Mabel (Bailey) Sechrist.
Olive loved the outdoors, especially going for long drives in the mountains with her husband, Sam. She would feed and watch birds and the other wildlife that surrounded her home. She enjoyed flowers and would often pick wildflowers and put them in jars and vases around the house. Olive liked to look for treasures at yard sales and auctions. She was a homemaker and treasured her husband, children and grandchildren.
Olive is survived by her loving husband of 57 years, Sanford “Sam” L. Zinck; by two daughters, Brenda (Guy) Walker, of Jersey Shore; and Dawn (George) Bausinger, of Elimsport; a granddaughter, Megan (Will) Bradley, of Wilmington, DE; a grandson, Jacob Bausinger, of Eastville; three brothers, James (Bonnie), Steve (Ann), and Bruce (Sharon) Sechrist; a sister, Jan (Edward) Wehler, and by numerous nieces and nephews.
A celebration of life service for Olive will take place at 11 a.m. on Monday, June 3 at Rearick-Carpenter Funeral Home, 1002 Allegheny Street, Jersey Shore. Family and friends are invited to attend a viewing at 10 a.m. until the time of the service at the funeral home on Monday. Burial will follow at Tomb’s Run Cemetery, Jersey Shore.
In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made in Olive’s name to Susquehanna Health Home Care & Hospice at 1100 Grampian Blvd. Williamsport, PA 17701 or Jersey Shore Area Library at 110 Oliver St. Jersey Shore, PA 17740.
Arrangements were entrusted to Rearick-Carpenter Funeral Home.