REDFIELD - Joseph Alfred “Buddy” Olive, 84, of Redfield, passed away Friday, December 23, 2016.

Born April 23, 1932 in Grant County, he was a son of the late Luther Olive and Agnes Tuck Olive.

Mr. Olive retired from the United States Army in 1973 as Staff Sergeant after 20 years of service.

A man among men, He enjoyed hunting, mechanics, and having a good time.

He was a member of the Non Commissioned Officers Association, Veterans of Foreign Wars, the National Rifle Association and the Disabled American Veterans.