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Doris M. Oleson

Wisconsin Rapids - Doris M. Oleson, age 81, of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin, passed away on Friday, December 22, 2017 at Arborview Assisted Living in Wisconsin Rapids.

Funeral services for Doris will be held at 11:00 AM on Saturday December 30, 2017 at St. John Lutheran Church in Kellner, Wisconsin. Pastor Kevin Ader will officiate the service. The family will greet relatives and friends on Saturday morning at the church from 9:30 - 11:00 AM. Burial will take place this coming spring at the St. John Parish Cemetery in Kellner.

Doris was born on March 4, 1936 in Kellner, Wisconsin to the late Edward and Martha (Timm) Saeger. She married Roger C. Oleson on July 30, 1966 at St. John Lutheran Church in Kellner, Wisconsin. He passed away on June 12, 2017. Doris worked in the offices of Preway until their closing.

Doris loved to spend time with her family and for over 30 years, Doris and Roger maintained a trailer in the Vista Royal area (Fish Lake) by Bancroft where they liked to have picnics with her family. She also enjoyed going for long walks and would sometimes walk as far as nine miles in a day.

Doris is survived by her son Jeff Oleson of Wisconsin Rapids, grandchild Kaylee, great-grandchild Kayson, brother Myron (Bonnie) Saeger of Wisconsin Rapids, sisters Joanne Behrend, Marlyn Alft and Barbara Lundquist all of Wisconsin Rapids. She is further survived by many other nieces, nephews, friends and family.

She was preceded in death by her husband Roger, parents and brothers-in-law John Behrend, Carl Alft and George Lundquist.

Memorials may be designated to St. John Lutheran Church in Kellner.

Ritchay Funeral Home in Wisconsin Rapids is assisting the family with arrangements.
Published in Wisconsin Rapids Daily Tribune from Dec. 27 to Dec. 28, 2017
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