Esther F. Olson

Wednesday, July 8, 2009

Sept. 12, 1918 - Dec. 6, 2008

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. July 11 at the Union Memorial Church in Milford for Esther F. Olson, 90, who passed away Dec. 6, 2008 at her son's home.

Pastor Karl Whiteman will officiate. Interment will be at Fairview Cemetery in Terril.

Esther Frances Olson, a resident of Terril, was born Sept. 12, 1918 in Sioux City, the daughter of Otto and Nellie (Reekers) Pekelder.

In 1956, she was united in marriage with Myrl Allen Olson, who survives her. She is also survived by three sons, David Olson of Fresno, Calif.; Gary Olson of Bryant, and Douglas Olson of Huntsville, Ariz.; one daughter, Janice Adams of Bakersfield, Calif.; two sisters, Alice Ficscarro of Denver, Colo. and Irene Sigelke of Primghar; one brother, Gary Pekelder of Sioux City; several grandchildren and great-grandchildren; and a host of other relatives and friends.

Mrs. Olson was preceded in death by her parents, one daughter, two sisters and one brother.

Turner Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.