Sherman OLSON

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  • "Sherman was my "best buddy" in Optometry for 24 years. He..."
    - Brian Cox
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    - Cathie Gambling
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    - Darlene Mayo
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    - Terry Morrison
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OLSON, Dr. Sherman Oakley
Passed away suddenly in Vancouver on June 9, 2013 at age 85. He was predeceased by his wife Jo and his brother Omer. He has two daughters Julie (Ken) and Nancy (Mario); two sisters Grace and Shirley; two grandchildren Hannah and Reid, and many nieces, nephews, and friends. He grew up in a small town in Saskatchewan and moved to Vancouver in 1941. He went to King Edward High School and graduated in 1946. He studied Optometry at the University of Chicago and graduated in 1951, and began practicing at the Birks Building in Vancouver. In 1971 he moved his family from North Vancouver to Maple Ridge. He was involved in many organizations and committees throughout his life. We will honour him and his many accomplishments at a celebration of life July 16, 2:00 p.m. at the Act Theatre 11944 Haney Place, Maple Ridge. Expressions of sympathy can be made at
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Garden Hill Funeral Chapel
11765 224 Street
Maple Ridge, BC V2X 6A5
(604) 463-8161
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Published in Vancouver Sun and/or The Province on June 19, 2013
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