OZOLINS, Andris Edvins (Andy) (Ozzy), 65, of St. Clairsville, OH, died Wednesday, at Cumberland Pointe Care Center in St.Clairsville.
He was born January 12, 1947 in Emsdetten, Germany, a son of Zenta Natalya Simsons Ozolins and the late Adolfs Edwins Ozolins.
He was a retired employee of Consolidation Coal Company's McElroy Mine, a former employee of Oglebay Park, a U.S. Navy veteran of the Vietnam War, and a former paramedic for the St. Clairsville Volunteer Fire Department. Andy was an avid golfer, an A #1 Dallas Cowboys fan, and over the years he welcomed many homeless dogs into his heart and his home.
Surviving in addition to his mother of Oswego, NY; are his wife, Susan Jane Carnahan Ozolins; a brother, George (Lynda) Ozolins of Oakland, CA; his best friends, Booda & Minnie.
There will be no visitation, a private service will be held at the convenience of the family.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Belmont County Animal Rescue League, P.O. Box 115, St. Clairsville, OH 43950 or the Activities Department at Cumberland Pointe Care Center, 68637 Bannock Rd., St. Clairsville, OH 43950.
The Ozolins family would like to thank the staff and friends at Cumberland Pointe for all of their kindness and care.