Obit: Olson, Oluf #2 (1871 - 1961)

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Surnames: Olson, Tuttle, Johnson, Daniel, Schwarze, Holt, Dorn


----Source: ABBOTSFORD TRIBUNE (Abbotsford, Clark Co., Wis.) 12/14/1961


Olson, Oluf #2 (4 FEB 1871 - 9 DEC 1961)


Funeral services for Oluf Olson, 90, of Neillsville (Clark Co., Wis.), who died Saturday morning, were held Tuesday afternoon at Calvary Lutheran Church with burial following in the Neillsville Ceemtery.


Mr. Olson was born Feb. 4, 1871, in Soli, Norway and came to this country at the age of 18 months.  The family located at Greenwood, where the father established a farm.  Mr. Olson was educated in that area, and later homesteaded a farm north of Curtiss.


He was the village marshal at Abbotsford for several years and then moved to Neillsville, where he was custodian of the courthouse and bailiff for circuit court.


Survivors include his wife, the former Myrtle Tuttle, whom he married Mar. 27, 1901; five daughters, Mrs. Ellen Johnson, Wausau; Mrs. David (Barbara) Daniel, Cambria; Mrs. Ewald (Sarah) Schwarze, Greenwood; Mrs. Albert (Fern) Holt, Neillsville; and Mrs. Lowell (Mildred) Dorn, Abbotsford; three sons, Kenneth, Neillsville; Oluf Jr., Wis. Rapids; and Gilbert, Rice Lake; 27 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren.



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