MILTON-FREEWATER -- Olegario "O.C." C. Chavez died Nov. 3, 2009 at his home.
Arrangements are through Professional Funeral Director & Crematory, 2112 S. Second Ave., Walla Walla.
Mr. Chavez was born July 15, 1923 in Dinero, Texas, to Appolonia and Ramona Chavez.
He served in the U.S. Navy during World War II. He was also a dairy farmer.
He enjoyed his garden and his pets. He had a lively sense of humor.
He is survived by his wive, Tomasita Chavez; three daughters, Adelita Coronado, Ida Chavez and Lindsey Chavez; five grandchildren and numerous great-grandchildren.