NORTH AUGUSTA — Funeral Arrangements for Mr. Larry W. “Sarge” Ochiltree, 74, who entered into rest Dec. 7, 2013, will be conducted Tuesday afternoon at 2 o’clock from the Posey Funeral Chapel. Rev. Alice L. Deal officiating. Interment in Hillcrest Memorial Park with Full Military Honors.
Mr. Ochiltree was a native of Union, South Carolina, having made North Augusta his home for the past 35 years. He was a member of Belvedere United Methodist Church. Mr. Ochiltree served his country for 30 years in the U.S. Army, having served in Vietnam and Korea. He was a loving husband, father and grandfather with an incredible sense of humor. Mr. Ochiltree loved to tell jokes, funny stories and make those around him smile. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, playing golf and NASCAR.
Survivors include his wife of 32 years, Pat W. Ochiltree; a daughter, Peggy Ochiltree, Union, S.C.; three sons and daughters-in-law, Dean and Pam Ochiltree, North Augusta, S.C., Brian and Connie Bell, North Augusta, S.C. and Mike and Amy Bell, Evans, GA; a sister, Sarah Harris, Union, S.C.; a brother, Mack Ochiltree, Buffalo, S.C.; 10 grandchildren; two great-grandchildren.
The family received friends at the funeral home Monday evening from 5 until 7.
Memorials may be made to Augusta Wounded Warrior Project, 4115 Columbia Road, Martinez, GA, 30907.
Posey Funeral Directors of North Augusta in charge of arrangements (803-278-1181).
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