Olga Marie Anderson Provost was the daughter of Johan Albert Anderson and Brita Karin Enquist Anderson. She married Oscar Louis Provost on January 7, 1922 in Trout Creek, Ontonagon, Michigan. In the 1920's they moved from Michigan to Crosby, Crow Wing, Minnesota. Their children are Francis Albert, Kathryn Mary, Lois Lorraine, James Eugene, Donald Oscar, Verona Jean, Charles Oliver, Carol Ann, Marie Theresa.
Obituary: Crosby Courier December 25, 1968
Mrs. Provost Dies Saturday
Mrs Oscar (Olga Marie) Provost, resident of Crosby for 42 years, dies on Saturday, Dec. 21, at the Cuyuna Range District Hospital.
She was born at Carney, Mich. on Sept. 27, 1902. She was a member of St. Joseph's Catholic Church, Crosby, the Royal Neighbors and the Cuyuna Range VFW Auxiliary.
She is survived by her husband, Oscar, four sons, Francis, Indianapolis, Ind., James, Palatine, Ill., Donald, Olympia, Wash., and Charles of Brainerd; five daughters, Mrs. Warren (Katherine) Johnson and Mrs. William (Lois) Fort, Ironton, Mrs. Alex (Verona) Schroeder, Crosby, Mrs. Raymond (Carol) Dionne, Minneapolis, and Mrs. William (Marie) Stimac, Grand Rapids; 32 grandchildren, one great grandchild; one brother, Carl Anderson, Sidnaw, Mich.
Funeral Services were held on Tuesday at 9:00 a.m. with the Rev. Joseph A. Cashen officiating. Burial was in Lakewood Cemetery. Arrangements were made by the Koop Funeral Home.
Oscar Louis Provost
1897–1988 (m. 1922)