Owen G. "Ole" Olson, 84, of Beloit, WI, died Sunday, October 27, 2019 in Beloit Memorial Hospital.
He was born March 27, 1935 in Orfordville, WI, the son of Olaus and Ginver (Johnson) Olson. Owen was a 1954 graduate of Beloit Memorial High School. He married Marilyn Hentsch on May 4, 1957 in Luther Valley Church.
Owen was employed by General Motors for 35 years, retiring in 1989. He enjoyed hunting, fishing and camping. Owen was a great handyman who could fix small motors and just about anything. He was a member of Luther Valley Church.
Survivors include his loving wife, Marilyn Olson of Beloit, WI; son, Brad (Karen) Olson of Waukesha, WI; grandchildren, Kirsten (Erik) Hink and Erik Olson both of Waukesha, WI; sister-in-law, Helen Olson of Janesville, WI; brother-in-law, Kenneth (Jean) Hentsch of Sarona, WI; many nieces and nephews.
He was predeceased by his parents, siblings, Glen (Charlene) Olson, Doris (Doug) Pharo, Dean Olson, Joan (Dewayne) Lawver and sister-in-law, Doris (Richard) Smith.
Funeral service for Owen will be at 2:00 p.m. Friday, November 1, 2019 in the Daley Murphy Wisch & Associates Funeral Home and Crematorium, 2355 Cranston Road, Beloit, WI, with Pastor Jack Way officiating. Burial will be in Luther Valley Cemetery. Visitation of remembrance will be from 1:00 p.m. until the time of service Friday in the funeral home.
Memorials may be given in Owen's name to Luther Valley Church.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.daleymurphywisch.com