Christopher Olson |

Christopher Olson

Christopher Olson, 57, died peacefully surrounded by family, July 26, 2016, after a four-month battle with cancer.

Chris grew up in Wisconsin, where he met his bride-to-be, Diane, in a singing group. Chris developed life-long friends attending college in Bozeman, Montana, finishing in Economics/Business at U of MN, settling in Colorado. Chris’ entrepreneurial spirit led to conducting business worldwide, as CEO/President of Omnitech, among others.

Chris valued spending time with his wife, sons, family and friends, singing, hunting, fishing, skiing, golfing, camping, cooking, and “fixing things.” We all greatly miss Chris. His songs and laughter live on in our hearts.

Survivors: wife Diane; children Aaron (Amanda), Tyler; parents Harold and Dorothy; siblings Steve (Debbie), Karen (Tom), Dave (Robin); nieces and nephews. Preceded in death: sister Julie.

Services: Tuesday, August 2, 10:30 a.m., Rifle United Methodist-Presbyterian Church. Memorial donations may be either to, or to the family for a memorial tree.

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