Edwin Julius Olson 1907-1986
OLSON, STROHMAN, HANSON, TRALLE
Posted By: Merllene Andre Bendixen (email)
Date: 2/7/2014 at 20:57:50
Estherville – Services for Edwin Julius Olson, 78, Estherville, will be held Monday at 10:30 a.m. at the Henry-Olson-Fuhrman Funeral Home with Pastor Virgil Anderson of the Wallingford Lutheran Church officiating. Interment will be in Estherville Lutheran Cemetery. He died Friday, Dec. 5, 1986 at the Good Samaritan Center.
Friends may call at the funeral home after 3 p.m. Sunday.
He was born Dec. 18, 1907 at Estherville, the son of John and Ingaborg (Hanson) Olson. He attended Emmet County country schools. On Nov. 30, 1951 he was united in marriage with Loretta Strohman at Estherville. He farmed north of Estherville several years and later was employed at Super Sweet, Tobin Packing Co. and later John Morrell and co. He retired in 1972 but continued working various jobs.
Survivors include his wife, Loretta, Estherville; two sons: Anthony Olson, Estherville and Ralph Olson, Buckner, Mo.; one daughter Mrs. Duane (Lucy) Tralle, Oak Harbor, Wash.; ten grandchildren; one sister, Ruth Olson, Sioux Falls, S.D.
He was preceded in death by an infant son; parents; five brothers and nine sisters. (Estherville Daily News, Estherville, IA, December 6, 1986)
Emmet Obituaries maintained by LaVern Velau.
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