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Lorraine N. Olson

Lorraine N. Olson of Glenwood Springs, formerly of Velva and Columbus, N.D., died Dec. 27, 2003, at Glen Valley Care Center in Glenwood Springs. She was 79.

A funeral service was held Saturday, Jan. 3, in Velva, N.D., and burial took place at Trinity Lutheran Cemetery in Columbus, N.D.

Mrs. Olson was born May 10, 1924, to Ludvig and Emelia (Shefstad) Henricksen at Columbus, N.D.

She married Leroy M. Olson on Aug. 11, 1946.

They lived in Velva until 2002, when they moved to Glenwood Springs.

She was preceded in death by her parents; by a daughter, Laurel Lee; and by her twin sister, Lavina Kihle.

Mrs. Olson is survived by her husband, Leroy Olson of Glenwood Springs; by a daughter and son-in-law, Brad and Louayne Gates of Glenwood Springs; and by a granddaughter, Kayleigh Gates.

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