Rapid River, MI
Lillian M. Olson, age 96, of Rapid River, passed away peacefully Thursday afternoon, September 26, 2013, at Bishop Noa Home in Escanaba.
Lillian was born May 17, 1917, in Ensign, the daughter of Fred and Ruth (Wilson) Gorham. She was united in marriage to Robert J. Olson Sr. and together the couple made their home and raised their son, Robert Jr., in Ensign. Lillian was a lifelong, devoted member of the Congregation Church of Rapid River. She spent many volunteer hours, at the Congregational Church, and enjoyed her time with her church family. Lillian loved to square dance, go on vacations and simply spend time with her family. She will be deeply missed.
Grandchildren: Mark (Becky) Olson of Wisconsin
Randy (Diane Carlson) Olson of Gladstone, MI
Shelley (Mitch Tabalske) Olson of Green Bay, WI
Robert S. Olson of Green Bay, WI
Great Grandchildren: Nicholas, Lindsey, Emily, Tucson, Dempsey, Ryan and Alex
Great Great Grandchildren: Colton, Sierra and Harper Lee
Lillian was preceded in death by her parents, Fred and Ruth, husband Robert J. Olson Sr. and her son, Robert J. Olson Jr.