Tricounty News

Clarice Olson, 93

Clarice Olson of died Saturday, July 6, 2013, at her Pearl Lake (Marty) home. She was 93.

Family and friends may gather at Ertl Funeral Home in Watkins at 10 a.m. Saturday, July 13, prior to a graveside service at St. Anthony's Catholic Cemetery in Watkins at 10:30 a.m.

Clarice Margaret Olson was born Feb. 1, 1920, in Watkins to Nicholas and Theresa (Weber) Froehling. She grew up and received her education in Watkins. She moved to Minneapolis in 1936 and she worked as a printer with ACME Tag in Minneapolis. She was united in Marriage to Harvey Olson in Minneapolis Aug. 27, 1946. In the ’60s they moved to Richfield where she resided until 2003 when she moved in with her daughter Susan on Pearl Lake.

Clarice was preceded in death by her parents, husband Harvey, brothers Joe and Al, and sister LaVerne.

She is survived by her children Neil (and Mona) Olson of Oak Grove, Minn., and Susan Olson of rural Kimball; grandchildren Terry (and Kristy) Olson, Lance (and Shannon) Olson, and Nick (and Jenny) Olson; and great-grandchildren Kenny, Logan, Josie, Summer, Rowan, Laine, and Luke Olson.