|Robert N. Olson
Born: February 24, 1937 Died: January 01, 2017
Robert N. Olson, 79, of Morris, passed away Sunday evening, January 01, 2017 at Regency Care of Morris.
A memorial service will be held on Thursday, January 05, 2017 at 11:00 am at the First United Methodist Church in Morris with
Rev. Laura Wilson-Underwood officiating. There will be no visitation.
Born February 24, 1937 in Morris, he was the son of Norman and Velma (Fisher) Olson. He graduated from Morris High School
with the class of 1955. Bob married Margery McComb on June 16, 1956 at the Presbyterian church in Braidwood. They lived all
of their married life in Morris. For many years he was employed at the Morris Paper Mill and later at Stepan Chemical Company.
He is survived by his two daughters, Laura (Phil) Holverson of Hilton Head, SC and Wendy (Earl) Anderson of Ottawa; four
grandchildren, Eric (Nicole) Bittermann, Christina (Kenny) Masella, Alex and Scott Holverson; five great grandchildren; one
brother, Walter (Ruth) Olson of AZ; several nieces and nephews.
Preceding him in death were his parents; his loving wife, Margery on February 01, 2016; one daughter, Vicki Olson; two sisters.
He was a member of the First United Methodist Church.
Bob was an avid Chicago Cubs and Bears fan and cherished his years with his wife and best friend, Margery.
Memorials may be given to the First United Methodist Church.
Fruland Funeral Home, 121 W. Jefferson St., in Morris is in charge of arrangements. For more information, call the funeral
home at 815-942-0700.