Catherine E. OLSON

Age 93 of Bloomington Passed away peacefully on May 26th with her family at her side. Proudly served in the USMC during WWII. Loved to bake, sew, garden and take care of her family. She also loved music, especially playing Chopin on the piano. She was an early advocate for smoke free zones in restaurants. Preceded in death by her son, Martin Olson and brother, John Milanick. Survived by her beloved husband of 63 years, Harland. Loving mother to Corinne Olson, Carolyn Olson and Teresa (David) Bakken. Loving grandmother to Mitchell Bakken. Also survived by her sister, Olga Larson as well as nieces, nephews and friends. Mass of Christian Burial, Monday 10:30 am at Assumption Catholic Church, 305 E. 77th St. Interment Ft. Snelling. Visitation Sunday from 3-7 pm at the Morris Nilsen Chapel, 6527 Portland Ave. S. and one hour prior to the Mass at church. Catherine's love, guidance and appreciation for others will be greatly missed. Morris Nilsen Chapel 612-869-3226


Funeral Home

Morris Nilsen Funeral Chapel
6527 Portland Avenue Richfield, MN 55423
(612) 869-3226

Published in Pioneer Press on May 28, 2014