The Photo Request has been fulfilled.

 
 Henry Peter Olsen

Henry Peter Olsen

Birth
Mount Pleasant, Sanpete County, Utah, USA
Death 5 Apr 1943 (aged 67)
Mount Pleasant, Sanpete County, Utah, USA
Burial Mount Pleasant, Sanpete County, Utah, USA
Plot A_34_1_2
Memorial ID 142004 · View Source
Suggest Edits

Henry Peter Olsen, 67, retired farmer-stockman and well known church and civic leader, died Monday afternoon at his home here of a heart ailment.
A native and lifelong resident of Mt. Pleasant, Mr. Olsen had been engaged in farming and livestock raising since he was a young man and had extensive holdings near Mt. Pleasant and Indianola. He retired five years ago. Formerly bishop of the Mt. Plesaant L D S North ward, Mr. Olsen had been active all his life in church affairs. He also was a former city councilman and past president of the Mt. Pleasant Farm Bureau Federation and the North Creek Irrigation company.
He was born February 5, 1876, a son of James Peter and Margaret C. Miller Olsen. his first wife, Mrs. Lucy Anne Spencer Olsen, died in 1908 and his second wife, Mrs. Edna Shepherd Olsen died in 1920. His third wife, Mrs. Eliza Jones Hansen survives him.
Also surviving are five daughters and two sons, Private First Class Joseph P. Olsen of Fort Lewis, Wash.; Rex Olsen of Mt. Pleasant; Mrs. Pearl Ollverson of Preston, Idaho; Mrs. Alice Jensen and Mrs. Helen Robertson of Provo; Mrs. Hannah Wilenski of Salt Lake City and Mrs. Charles Hitter of San Diego, Cal.; a step-son and stepdaughter, Richard and Marie Hansen of Mt. Pleasant; 16 grandchildren, two brothers and a sister, George M. Olsen and Mrs. Jeane P. Nielsen of Mt. Pleasant and John W. Olsen of Spring City.

Salt Lake Tribune April 6, 1943.



Advertisement

Advertisement

Advertisement

  • Maintained by: Love My Ancestors
  • Originally Created by: Utah State Historical Society
  • Added: 2 Feb 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 142004
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Henry Peter Olsen (5 Feb 1876–5 Apr 1943), Find A Grave Memorial no. 142004, citing Mount Pleasant City Cemetery, Mount Pleasant, Sanpete County, Utah, USA ; Maintained by Love My Ancestors (contributor 47233390) .