Oliver J. Drayton Sr., of New Castle DE passed away May 21, 2018 at the age of 74. He was an operating engineer at Local 542 for 35 years. Beloved father of Oliver Drayton Jr., Curtis Drayton and Michael Drayton (Shambria). Loving grandfather of Ebony Drayton, Jasmine Drayton, N’Dea Drayton, Khalid Drayton, as well as several other grandchildren. Oliver was also survived by his niece Nicole Reynolds. He will be greatly missed by his friends. Burial with military honors will be on Wednesday May 30th, 2018 at 1:00PM in Washington Crossing National Cemetery. 830 Highland Rd., Newtown, PA 18940.