Michael D. Olson, age 63, of Gladstone, passed away at his home on Saturday, July 3, 2021.
Michael was born on September 21, 1957, in Escanaba, the son of Robert and Eiko (Onahara) Olson. Michael worked as a delivery driver with St. Vincent De Paul for about 33 years. He also was an avid Green Bay Packer fan and loved the stock car racing at the fairgrounds. He was a gifted gardener, and often grew his flowers and tomatoes from seed. Mike loved to decorate the family home for Christmas and paid great attention to detail, especially with the Christmas lights in the windows. He also took great pride in the work he did at St. Vincent de Paul.
Michael is survived by siblings Tom (Cindy) Olson of Escanaba, MI, Ken Olson of Sante Fe, NM, and Chris Olson of Gladstone, MI. Michael is also survived by numerous nieces and nephews, as well as his St. Vincent de Paul warehouse family who loved him very much.
Michael is preceded in death by his parents, and brother David Olson (Budda).
Michael will be laid to rest in Fernwood Cemetery in Gladstone on Wednesday, July 7, 2021 at 10:00 AM. A luncheon will follow and will be announced at the graveside service.