LOTTSBURG—Frederick A. Olverson, born April 14, 1936, in Washington, D.C., retired Maryland and Virginia attorney and owner/operator of Olverson’s Lodge Creek Marina Inc. in Lottsburg passed away at home Saturday, August 7, 2021, after a terrible battle with an “exceeding rare” form of liver cancer.
Fred was predeceased by his parents, Albert Frederick and Florrie Payne Olverson; beloved first wife, Beverly Fisher Olverson; and happily accepted into the family fold, stepson, David Fridenstine.
Surviving loved ones include children, Jodi Trice (Stephen), Jill Vargas (Armando) and John Olverson; together with grandchildren, Josh Olverson (Yulexys), Jay Vargas, Jillian Vargas, Beverly Trice and Jacob Trice; great-granddaughter, Julianni Olverson; together with many cousins, nephews and nieces. Of special note is Fred’s cousin Audrey Ward, due to their being raised together like brother and sister by Fred’s mother and father during World War II and beyond.
Also surviving is Fred’s devoted wife of 33+ years, Judy Caskey (Cas) Olverson who originally dubbed Fred, “Freddie Bear”; his beloved stepdaughter and mentee, Lynn Lennon, also added to the family fold; and grandchildren, Weylen Slay and Michael Lennon.
Visitation with family and friends of Fred was held from 5-7 p.m. Tuesday, August 10, at Welch Funeral Home, 10300 Richmond Highway, Warsaw.
A Funeral with Masonic Rites was held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, August 11, at Welch Funeral Home.
As the inimitable and irrepressible FreddieO would say, “I’ll see you when I see you… .”