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Lloyd Kenneth Olson

South Dakota, USA
Death 12 Nov 2011 (aged 86)
Houston, Harris County, Texas, USA
Burial Irene, Yankton County, South Dakota, USA
Memorial ID 176330755 · View Source
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Lloyd Olson, of Trinity, TX and formerly of Irene, SD died Saturday, November 12, 2011 in Houston, TX due to complications from an auto accident near Trinity in August of 2011.

Funeral services will be 2:00pm Friday, November 18, 2011 at the Hansen Funeral Home in Irene. Visitation will begin one hour prior to services. Burial will follow in Salem Cemetery, rural Irene.

Lloyd was born near Irene on February 16, 1925 to John and Ingeborg (Ingebritsli) Olson. He grew up in the Irene area. Lloyd served in Okinawa from 1944 to 1946. He married Betty Bishop on October 1, 1948. They had two sons; Stephan and John Olson. They lived in Sioux City, IA before moving to San Diego, CA. They were divorced in 1955. Lloyd was later married for a short time and to that union was born one son Bruce of Dallas, TX.

Lloyd moved to Houston, TX where he lived for many years and worked as a roofer for Gulf Water Proofing until he retired to Trinity, TX on the Trinity River.

He moved back to South Dakota in 1992 and lived in the Viborg and Irene area until 2008 when he moved back to Trinity.

He is survived by his two sons; Steve of Tucson, AZ and John of Lake Arrowhead, CA, his sister Sally Lukes of San Diego, CA, his best friend Carl “Sam” Wilson of Houston, TX and many nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents, four brothers and two sisters.

[Courtesy: Hansen Funeral Home; Irene, SD]




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  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Lloyd Kenneth Olson (16 Feb 1925–12 Nov 2011), Find A Grave Memorial no. 176330755, citing Hillcrest Cemetery, Irene, Yankton County, South Dakota, USA ; Maintained by Becky (contributor 47506159) .