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Lawrence Marion Olson 1901-1962


Posted By: Merllene Andre Bendixen (email)
Date: 4/30/2011 at 16:34:28

Lawrence M. Olson Dies
A lifetime resident of Emmet County, Lawrence Marion Olson, 61, died of cancer Saturday night at Veterans Hospital, Sioux Falls. He had been seriously ill for the past three months.

Olson, a bachelor, was long employed by the Estherville Laundry and also worked for contractors here. He moved from Estherville to Armstrong in 1954.

He was a veteran of World War II and a member of the Lutheran Church.

Olson was born in March, 1901 on a farm near Eagle Lake. He attended rural Emmet County schools.

His parents, Mr. and Mrs. Oliver Olson, and one brother preceded him in death. A brother Howard, of Canton, S.D., is the sole survivor.

The Rev. L. A. Mathre will conduct funeral services at 2 p.m. Wednesday at the Sternborg-Reese Chapel. Burial will be in Oak Hill Cemetery.

Friends may call at the funeral home from today until time of the services. (Estherville Daily News, Estherville, IA, August 7, 1962)


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