Raymond L. Olson, age 90, of Dodgeville, passed away at his home on Sunday, May 19, 2013, following an apparent heart attack.
Ray was born on August 2, 1922, in Clyde Township to Raymond and Jennie (Reed) Olson. He farmed in Clyde Township for many years and also worked as Road Patrolman for Clyde Township and Dodgeville Township before retiring in 1987. Ray’s favorite hobbies included hunting, fishing, golfing, and playing euchre.
He was preceded in death by his parents; six siblings and their spouses, Merle (Hank) Suda; Ione (Harland) Mellum; Gladys (Curt) Peterson; Harvey (Lucille) Olson; Milton (Margaret) Olson and Gene Olson.
Ray is survived by many loving nieces, nephews, and friends.
Memorial services will be held at 10:00 A.M. Saturday, May 25, 2013, at Otter Creek Lutheran Church. Pastor Ramona Orton will officiate with inurnment in the Otter Creek Cemetery.
Friends may call at the church on Saturday after 9:00 A.M. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Bloomfield Healthcare and Rehabilitation or Upland Hills Health.