OLSON, Gary Dean, 74, of Brooksville, Florida, died Sunday, April 7, 2019 at his home.
Born September 21, 1944 in Madison, Wisconsin, he came to this area in 28 years ago from South Bend, Nebraska. He was an over-the-road owner operator truck driver. He served in the United States Army and was a Vietnam Veteran, a member of the American Legion and the VFW.
He is survived by his wife of 31 years: Linda; son: Gary E. Olson of Spring Hill, Florida; daughters and sons-in-laws: Teresa & Thomas Krug of Hudson, Florida, Melissa Dierks of Brooksville, Florida and Windie & Kevin Smith of Spring Hill, Florida; brothers and sister-in-law Jim & Dorothy Olson of Michigan and Larry Olson of Morris, Illinois; sisters: Dorothy Guill of Illinois, Cherry Ping of Nebraska, Jean Wilkens of Illinois and Donna Lovett of Illinois; 13 grandchildren and 8 great-grandchildren.
A Graveside Service will be held on Friday, April 12, 2019 at 2:30pm at Florida National Cemetery, with military honors.
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