ORMSBY - A Celebration of Life Service for Verle V. Olson, 83, of Northfield, Minn., formerly of Ormsby, Minn., will be 1:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 14, 2012, at Evangelical Covenant Church in Trimont, Minn., with the Rev. Mark Anderson officiating. Burial will be in Long Lake Lutheran Cemetery in rural St. James, Minn., with full military honors by Foster-Bernhardt American Legion Post #373 of Trimont, Minn., and Donald V. Larson Veterans of Foreign Wars Post #9607 of Butterfield, Minn.
Verle was called to his eternal rest on Monday evening, Dec. 10, 2012, at the Northfield Hospital in Northfield, Minn.
Visitation will be 5-7 p.m. today in the NORTH CHAPEL at Kramer Family Funeral Home in Trimont, and one hour prior to the services at the church Friday.
Messages of sympathy may be sent to the family online at www.kramerfuneralhome.com
Those who shared in the love of Verle's life were his wife, Marilyn Olson, of 57 years, Ormsby, Minn.; son, Brian Olson and wife Carole of Circle Pines, Minn.; daughters, Brenda Norby and husband Steve of Park Rapids, Minn., and Linda Dols and husband Dan of Northfield, Minn.; 11 grandchildren:?Ashley and Brian Jamros, Tim Olson, Danielle Norby, Alicia Norby, Erik Norby, Megan Norby, Lealan Norby, Kerrie and Tyler Lantz, Derek Dols and Alian, Dayna Dols and Anna Dols; one great-grandchild, Kaya Dols. brother, Winfield and Meta Olson of Sun Valley, Calif.; sisters, Muriel Hagen of Orsmby, Minn., Irene and Orville Gosekson of Albert Lea, Minn., Ethel and Vernon (Chris) of Jackson, Minn.; sisters-in-law, Margaret (Margie) Olson and LaVon Olson both of Ormsby, Minn.; brother-in-law, Steve Salzman of Trimont, Minn.; sisters-in-law, Phyllis Salzman of Glendale, Calif., and Evelyn Salzman of Cannon Falls, Minn.; and many nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends.
Verle was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Sylvan Olson and Eldon Olso; sister, Ruth (Dolly) Mueller; brother-in-;aw, Tom Mueller; and other relatives.