unknown - July 14, 2013
John “Jack” Mahlon Olenych, 66, of Syracuse, died unexpectedly Sunday, July 14, 2013. Jack grew up in Marcellus. He was a 1966 graduate of Towson High School, Maryland. Jack was an Army veteran of the Vietnam War, serving 1966 to 1968. He retired from the Bricklayers Union.
Jack was predeceased by his parents Michael A. and Catherine H. Olenych, and his brother Stephen.
Surviving are his siblings Michael, Thomas, Philip, Daniel, Catherine and Richard; and many nieces and nephews.
Calling hours were 1 to 3:45 p.m. Saturday, July 20, and a military service followed at 4 p.m., both at Ryan Funeral Home, 44 E. Main St., Marcellus. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made “In Memory of Jack Olenych” to the Syracuse Veterans Hospital, 800 Irving Ave., Syracuse, NY 13210.