Clayton  S. Oles
Clayton S. Oles

May 17, 1946 - September 8, 2017
Born in Rhinebeck, NY
Resided in Poughkeepsie, NY


Clayton S. Oles, 71, a lifelong resident of Hyde Park, died on Friday, September 8, 2017, at Vassar Brothers Medical Center in Poughkeepsie.
Born May 17, 1946 in Rhinebeck, he was the son of the late Sterling and Bertha Craft Oles.
Mr. Oles was an Electrician for Metro-North Railroad for many years until his retirement.
Clayton loved restoring his hot rods, and belonged to the Antique Engine Club.
He married the former Genie Mowris. Mrs. Oles survives at home.
Mr. Oles loved his kids and grandkids. In addition to his wife, he is survived by his daughter, Bonnie Ottilo of Hyde Park; son, Clayton Oles and wife, Andrea, of Hyde Park; five grandchildren, Justin, Peter, Lily, Garrett, and Katie; and several nieces and nephews.
He was predeceased by his two brothers, William and Robert Oles.
In keeping with his wishes, cremation has taken place.
Memorial calling hours will be from 6 to 8 pm, Thursday, September 14th and 9 to 11 AM, Friday, September 15th at Sweet's Funeral Home, Rte. 9, Hyde Park.
A memorial service will be held Friday morning at 10:30 AM, during the visitation. Pastor John Thomas will officiate.
Following the service, his ashes will be buried in the family plot in Union Cemetery of Hyde Park.
Clayton's family respectfully requests memorial donations to Dutchess County SPCA, 636 Violet Ave., Hyde Park, NY 12538 (
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Memorial Calling Hours
Sweet's Funeral Home, Inc.
4365 Albany Post Rd
Hyde Park, NY 12538
Thursday, September 14, 2017
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Friday, September 15, 2017
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Memorial Service
Sweet's Funeral Home, Inc.
4365 Albany Post Rd
Hyde Park, NY 12538
Friday, September 15, 2017
10:30 AM
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Dutchess County SPCA
636 Violet Ave.
Hyde Park, NY 12538