Arthur Lee "Lee" Olmstead

   Arthur Lee Olmstead, 84, of Carrollton died on Dec. 25, 2017 at Calhoun Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Hardin.

    Born in Toledo, IL on Dec. 19, 1933, he was the son of the late Arthur B. and Faye (Stewart) Olmstead.   He married the former Jaqueline Martin on Mary 8, 1953 and she survives.   Also surviving are his children:  Rick (Jan) Olmstead of Elsah, Greg (Carol) Olmstead of Carrollton, John C. “Chuck” (Etau Michelle) Olmstead of Eldred,  grandchildren: Leanne Olmstead, Kari Manker, Justin Olmstead, Jacob Olmstead and Shelby Olmstead,  great-grandchildren: , Wyatt, Cole, Henry, Braylon, and a sister: Betty Olmstead of Mattoon, IL.    He was preceded in death by his parents, 4 brothers: John, Ben, Roger and Ronald Olmstead and 5 sisters: Lois Ommen, Jane Roberts, Phyllis Olmstead, Doris Light and JoAnn Titus.

    Lee was Assistant Branch Manager of St. Louis Office of McDonnell- Douglas Aircraft.   He was a member of the Church of Christ in Mozier and loved golfing and hunting.  He will be sadly missed.

     Visitation will be from 9-11 a.m. Saturday Dec. 30, 2017 at the Airsman-Hires Funeral Home in Carrollton.  Funeral services will immediately follow the visitation.  Private burial will follow the services.   Memorials may be made to the Alzheimers Foundation or the Carrollton Food Pantry.  Condolences may be left online at: