MATILDA (Gibson) OLSON
Mrs. Matilda Olson Of Manlius Dies Thursday
Manlius: - Mrs. Matilda Olson, 78, died Thursday morning at Perry Memorial
Hospital in Princeton, where she had been a patient since Monday.
The body was removed to the Howard Johnson Funeral Home at Manlius where
friends may call Friday evening from 7 to 9. Funeral services will be
conducted Saturday at 2 p.m. at the Howard Johnson Funeral Home. The Rev.
Robert Engen, pastor of the Trinity Lutheran Church in Manlius, will
officiate. Burial will be in the
Mrs. Olson was born June 2, 1878 in Sweden, the daughter of Olaf and Ellen
Gibson. She was married to John Olson on Dec. 30 1903, in
------------------. She was a member of the Fairfield Lutheran Church.
Survivors are four sons, Harold Olson, Manlius; Arnold Olson, Buda; Leonard
Olson, Atkinson; Orland Olson, Sheffield; one daughter, Mrs. Lillian Dir,
Walnut. She was preceded in death by her husband and three brothers.
(The Daily Gazette, Sterling-Rock Falls,
Illinois, March 28, 1957 - Thursday, pg 2, submitted by Melva L. Taylor)