Marjorie Olson
Marjorie Olson

Marjorie Ellen Olson, 87, of LeRoy, died peacefully on Thursday, Jan. 25, 2018, at Wildwood Grove in LeRoy surrounded by family and friends.

She was born on Nov. 22, 1930, to Floyd and Nellie (Liddy) Larson in LeRoy.

She was baptized and confirmed at St. Patrick's Church in LeRoy and graduated from LeRoy High School in 1948.

She was joined in marriage to Donald Olson on June 20, 1953, at St. Patrick's Church. From this marriage they had four sons, Robert, William, James and Thomas and one daughter, Nancy.

She was a longtime member of the St. Patricks' Altar Society, where she served as secretary-treasurer for several years.

Her real passion was her family. She truly enjoyed babysitting her grandchildren.

She is survived by her husband, Donald; children, Robert (Lynn) Olson of LeRoy, William (Bobbi) Olson of Byron, James (Debra) Olson of Ostrander and Nancy Olson of LeRoy; grandchildren, Jessica (Tyler) Hartman, Kirk (Janelle) Olson, Maggie Olson, Brady Olson, Breanna (Cole) Resleff, Brittlyn (Taylor) Kunkel, Dylan and Thomas Mackey and five great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by one son, Thomas.

Funeral Mass for her was held on Tuesday, Jan. 30, at St. Patrick's Catholic Church in LeRoy with the Rev. Marreddy Pothireddy officiating.