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June 28, 2007

(9/25/1928 6/23/2007)

Donald Rex Olson, 78, of Wyaconda, MO, passed away June 23, 2007, at the Brookfield Life Care Center in Brookfield, MO.

Graveside services for Donald Olson were held June 25, 2007, at Galt East Cemetery. Rev. Gene Shrefler officiated.

Donald Rex Olson was born September 25, 1928 to Oscar and Media Shotten Olson.

He was raised and graduated high school from Granger High School in Granger, MO.

Mr. Olson worked as an automotive mechanic for Dick Ventura Dealership in Quincy, IL. In more recent years he took care of his mother and spent time fishing or flea marketing.

Surviving relatives include his two sons, Randy and his wife, Sandy of Humphrey, MO, and Rich Olson of Greensville, SC; two brothers, Leo Olson and his wife, Millie of Keokuk, IA, and Richard Olson of Alexandria, MO; and three grandchildren, Kristal, David, and Ashlee Olson, all of Humphrey, MO.

Those preceding him in death include his parents; a sister, Betty Elder; and a brother, Stanley Olson.

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