Xavier Jamal Olesko

December 27, 1998 - September 18, 2017


A memorial service will be held  at 7:00 p.m. on Monday, September 25, 2017 at HighRidge Church, 10100 Rolling Hills Drive, Benbrook, Texas. Visitation will be held from 2-4 on Sunday, September 24, 2017 at the funeral home.

Interment will be private.


In lieu of flowers, please consider making a donation to “The X Fund” of Hope Fort Worth to advocate for older kids – like Xavier – that need to be adopted by forever families. ( online/The X Fund.





Xavier Jamal Olesko had his life tragically cut short on September 18, 2017 at the age of 18. Xavier was born in Houston on December 27, 1998 to Dawn and Clement Ogungbemi.  He became a vibrant member of the Olesko family in July of 2015.  After moving to Fort Worth, Xavier attended Brewer High School his junior year where he played football for the Bears.  He then became a Western Hills High School Cougar his senior year where he played both football and basketball.  Xavier had a contagious, fun-loving spirit and an amazing smile that lit up a room.  He also had a tender heart for serving in the children’s ministry at HighRidge Church and protecting the vulnerable.  He was incredibly loved and will be deeply missed.

He is survived by his parents, Jeff and Donnia; his siblings, Abraham, Colton, Jensen, Brandon, Tiana, Marcus, Maurice, and Mariah; and his dogs, Morgan, Bentley, and Lulu.