Peacefully at the Sault Area Hospital, with his family by his side on Wednesday, December 9, 2020 at the age of 89.
Beloved husband of the late Gertie. Loving father of Marilyn Olar, Linda Rogers (Gary), Doug Olar (Dawn), Brad Olar (Donna) and the late Danny. Proud grandfather of Wyatt, Cole, Josh, Lauren (Brad), Jacob and Brookelyn.
Good friend of Isabell. Dear brother of George Olar (late Ruth), Pauline Pallot (late Lawrence), Annie Derkach (Ed), Carolyne Strong (late Walter), Nicky Olar (Janice) and predeceased by Bill Olar, John Olar (late Dot), Dorothy Burke (late Albert), Alex Olar (late Dot), Helen Ambeault (late Ray), Walter Olar (Isabell), Paul Olar (late Pat), Charlie Olar (late Leona), Eli Olar (Fay), Marion Olar, Nellie Loney (Stan) and Harry Olar.
Brother in law of Vera Kates (late Joe) and predeceased by Hely Innes (late Mark) and Andy Timberg (late Marion). Dan will be sadly missed by many nieces and nephews.
Special thanks to the staff and students at the SAH 3B for their kindness and compassion.
A private family funeral will be held at the Arthur Funeral Home – Barton & Kiteley Chapel (492 Wellington Street E. 705-759-2522). Interment Greenwood Cemetery. Friends are invited to view the service online starting at 10:45 am on Monday, December 14, 2020 and can be viewed anytime up to 90 days. Go to www.funeraweb.tv and select Dan’s name to view the service.
Memorial contributions (payable by cheque or online) to the Diabetes Association or the Alzheimer Society would be appreciated. Please visit the Arthur Funeral Home website obituaries to leave a message of condolence for the family.