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 Charles Iver Olsen

Charles Iver Olsen

Mill Center, Brown County, Wisconsin, USA
Death 9 Feb 1950 (aged 72)
Murray, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
Burial Murray, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
Plot Block 5, Lot 99, Grave 1
Memorial ID 125799 · View Source
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Married Sarah Darling Ross, 14 September 1898, Salt Lake City, Utah. Married by Ogden Hiles, District Judge. Witnesses were Sarah D. Randall and Brigham Y. Randall.
[Source: FHL US/CAN Film (429,057) Book I, Page 39, #7675]

Obituary ~ Deseret News, Friday, 10 February 1950, Page B5

"Charles Iver Olsen, 72, of 261 West 4800 South St., died Thursday at 2:35 a.m. in a Salt Lake hospital of cerebral hemorrhage.

Mr. Olsen was born June 23, 1877, in Mills Center, Brown County, Wis., a son of Ole S. and Mary Olsen. He came to Utah when he was a youth and first worked at the Murray Smelter.

He was married to Sarah Mary Randall Sept. 14, 1898, in Salt Lake City.

Besides working at the smelter, he was employed with the Ryan Fruit Company and was Murray School lunch supervisor for three years prior to his retirement.

Besides his widow, he is survived by eight daughters Merle Ince, Holladay; Mrs. Mary Cahoon, Vashen, Wash.; Mrs. Sara Sanborn, Salt Lake City; Mrs. Ethel Morby, Murray; Mrs. Ruth Panson, Murray; Mrs. Eva Richards, Murray; three sons, Charles E. Olsen, San Francisco; George W. and Robert V Olsen, Salt Lake City; 18 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren; two brothers, Will A. Olsen, Santa Rosa, Calif., and Andrew Olsen, Murray.

Funeral services will be conducted Monday at 1 p.m. in the Murray First Ward chapel. Friends may call Sunday afternoon and evening until 8:30 p.m. and Monday prior to services at 4760 South State St.

Burial will be in Murray City Cemetery."




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  • Originally Created by: Utah State Historical Society
  • Added: 2 Feb 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 125799
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Charles Iver Olsen (23 Jun 1877–9 Feb 1950), Find A Grave Memorial no. 125799, citing Murray City Cemetery, Murray, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA ; Maintained by Susan (contributor 47026796) .