Lois R. Olsen

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Lois R. OlsenMarch 12, 2014
Lois R. Olsen, 84, of Sparta, New Jersey went to the Lord on March 12, 2014. Lois was born in Pocatello, Idaho and graduated from Pocatello High School. She moved in Sparta in 1968. She taught piano, flute and the organ from her home for many years. Her musical career allowed her to meet many famous musicians including her late friend Roger Williams. She is predeceased by her beloved husband Russell N. Olsen. Lois is survived by her devoted son Dirk Olsen and his wife Marianne of Palisade, CO; Granddaughter Kaeley Seibert and her husband Jack of Maricopa, AZ; and grandson Cory Olsen and his wife Monica of Aurora, CO. She is also survived by her great-grandson Everett Russell Olsen; sisters-in-law: Betty June Rhodes and Carol Cullen of Pocatello, ID and 2 nephews and 3 nieces. A funeral service was held at the Sparta First Presbyterian Church, 32 Main St., Sparta, NJ 07871. Condolences may be sent to www.goblefuneral.com or jcullen@cableone.net.

Published in Idaho State Journal on Mar. 19, 2014
Lois R. Olsen
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