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 Arlene Marie <I>Torpen</I> Olson

Arlene Marie Torpen Olson

Death 3 Jan 2007 (aged 73)
Burial Strum, Trempealeau County, Wisconsin, USA
Memorial ID 17305437 · View Source
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STRUM — Arlene Marie Olson, 73, of Strum died, surrounded by her family and in the care of Northwest Wisconsin HomeCare, on Wednesday, January 3, 2007, at her home.

Arlene was born April 29, 1933, to Joseph and Olga (Anderson) Torpen of Sumner Township, Trempealeau County, Wis. Arlene graduated from Lincoln High School in Osseo. She married Raymond Olson on February 9, 1952, in Osseo. She worked various jobs in addition to working on the family farm. She was a member of Immanuel Lutheran Church in Strum. She enjoyed spending time with family and friends.

Arlene is survived by her husband, Raymond; sons, Rodney Olson of Osseo and Alan Olson of Eleva; daughters, Ann (Jim) Austin of Eau Claire and Paula (Dave) Hinrichs of Stanley; brothers, Philip Torpen of Osseo and Orlin Torpen of Rockford, Ill.; sisters, Helen Anderson of Osseo and Shirley (Dale) Amundson of Osseo; grandchildren, Alicia and Megan Austin of Eau Claire, Eric Olson of Strum and Kelsey Olson of Stanley.

Arlene was preceded in death by her parents, Joseph and Olga; and one brother, Harold Torpen.

Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. on Saturday, January 6, 2007, at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Strum, with the Rev. Christine Emerson officiating. Burial will take place in West Beef River Lutheran Cemetery in Strum.

Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. today at Immanuel Lutheran Church, and one hour prior to services on Saturday at the church.

Schiefelbein Funeral Home, Osseo, is assisting the family.

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  • Created by: James Seidelman
  • Added: 5 Jan 2007
  • Find A Grave Memorial 17305437
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Arlene Marie Torpen Olson (29 Apr 1933–3 Jan 2007), Find A Grave Memorial no. 17305437, citing West Beef River Cemetery, Strum, Trempealeau County, Wisconsin, USA ; Maintained by James Seidelman (contributor 9118441) .