Maurice Olivier

October 10, 1946 - December 19, 2017
Three Rivers, MI


Life Story / Obituary


MAURICE C. OLIVIER, 71, of Three Rivers, MI, passed away in his sleep peacefully on Dec 19, 2017, after a long and courageous battle with cancer. He was preceded in death by his beloved wife of 35 years Muriel Olivier (née Godde) as well as by his parents Georges Olivier and Marie-Louise Dalle. Maurice was a longtime employee of the Lubrizol Corporation, and came to the Lubrizol headquarters in Cleveland, Ohio, from France three times with his family on long term assignments. He is survived by his three children Matt Olivier and girlfriend Valerie Andersen, Annelore Cannizzaro and husband Charlie, and Thomas Olivier and wife Venessa; grandchildren Alex, Lucas, Olivia, Cody, Aaron, and Eli; mother-in-law Ingeborg Godde; brothers Charles Olivier and Eric Olivier; and numerous nephews and nieces. A private funeral service was held on Dec 21, 2017 at Life Story Funeral Home in Vicksburg, MI, followed by internment in DeDie-Richardson cemetery. Memorial donations in his name can be made to Hospice of SW Michigan, 222 N. Kalamazoo Mall, Suite 100, Kalamazoo, Michigan, 49008.