Leona Olson

Olson, Leona

Leona Olson, 100, of Biron, passed away Wednesday, February 13, 2013.

She was born May 28, 1912 to Joseph and Anna (Wolosek) Flatoff in the Town of Plover. She was joined in marriage to Clarence Olson January 17, 1928 in Wisconsin Rapids.

Leona is survived by three sons Robert of Wisconsin Rapids, Leonard (Dorothy) of Wisconsin Rapids, and Leland of Wisconsin Rapids; four daughters Shirley Singer of Boulder Junction, Mary Ann (Kenneth) Casperson of Woodruff, Judy (Gerald) Giese of Biron, and Dorothy Aldrich of Woodruff; 17 grandchildren, 30 great-grandchildren, and 18 great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband Clarence, one daughter Margaret, and two sons Harold and Richard.

Funeral services will be Monday, February 18, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. at Higgins Funeral Home. Visitation will be from 9:00 a.m. until the time of service. Burial will follow at Forest Hill Cemetery.


Published in Wisconsin Rapids Daily Tribune on Feb. 16, 2013