Edwin Olavarria, 58, of Bethlehem, passed away on Friday, September 3 at the Good Shepherd Home in Bethlehem. Born on March 15, 1963 in Manhattan, NY, he was the son of Margarita (Rivas) Colon of Bethlehem and the late Juan Vincente Olavarria, Sr.
He proudly served in the United States Army and the Army National Guard. He graduated from Mohawk Community College in Utica, NY in 1995 majoring in mechanical engineering.
In addition to his mother, he is survived by brother Jose L. Olavarria; sisters Lizzette Olavarria of Bethlehem and Magdalena Olavarria of Salisbury Township.
Memorial service is private and at the convenience of the family. The Boyko Funeral Home, 855 Lehigh Street; Allentown, PA 18103 is entrusted with Edwin’s arrangements. Online condolences may be shared with the family at www.boykofuneralhome.com.