Beloved daughter, wife, mother, grandmother, great-
grandmother and friend, Mrs. Oliver was a longtime Chevy
Chase, MD resident. She passed away on November 11,
She grew up in Washington, DC and the Philippines and
traveled extensively in Asia. An alumna of Western High
School (1940), William and Mary College, and GWU she
was a member of the Kappa Kappa Gamma and Psi Chi.
Mary worked as a law firm office manager and as an association executive.
She actively volunteered with Suburban Hospital and Bethesda Cares and was a member
of Columbia Country Club and the Poplar Island Yacht Club.
She is preceded in death by her parents, Major General Myron and Esther Cramer; her
husband, E. Rogers Oliver; her sister, Emily Van Sickle and her former husband, Tom
Watson O'Bryon. She is survived by her children, Tom O'Bryon II of Chevy Chase, David
O'Bryon of Bethesda, MD, Kevin O'Bryon of Metairie, LA, Laurie O'Bryon of Kensington,
MD, Mary Oliver Morris of Asheville, NC, Clark Oliver of Kensington, 14 grandchildren and
11 great-grandchildren. She will be greatly missed.
Service at All Saints Church, Chevy Chase, MD Saturday, November 13, 2010 at 1 p.m.
Reception to follow. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Bethesda
Cares or Montgomery Hospice.