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Thomas J. Oelkrue

January 4, 1974 ~ May 1, 2023 (age 49) 49 Years Old

Thomas Oelkrue Obituary

Thomas J. Oelkrue, 49, of Oil City, PA., passed away May 1, 2023 in Erie, PA.

                Born Januray 4, 1974 in il City, PA., he was the son of Carolyn Heller Oelkrue and the late Thomas W. Oelkrue.

Tom enjoyed hunting and fishing and had a special talent for music and enjoyed playing the drums.

His shining moment was when he was chosen at the Crawford County Fair to play on stage with REO Speedwagon for two  performances.

Tom enjoyed cooking and doing things around the house, especially during the holidays.

He is survived by his mother

Carolyn Oelkrue of Oil City

His son

Dakota Oelkrue of Cooperstown

Two  brothers

Jeffrey Oelkrue of Conneaut Lake

and Darin Heller of Oil City

and long time friend Missy Citco of Pittsburgh.

and by many friends and extended family members.

He was preceded in death by his grandparents

Willard & Josephine Oelkrue , a grandson Clyde Oelkrue

And  special friend Jerry Buck.

There will be no viewing or visitation.

The Reinsel Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

Memorials may be made to Venango County Humane Society.

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