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Cheryl V. Olson

Aug 14, 2008

Cheryl V. Olson, a former resident of Minnesota, passed away on Sunday, Aug. 10, at her home in Centreville, Va.

Cheryl was born Aug. 1, 1932 in Estherville, the daughter of the late Elmer and Ann (Christian) Bringle. She graduated from Fairmont High School. She attended the Minneapolis School of Business and was employed by Continental Grain Company. She was united in marriage to Lynn B. Olson on June 14, 1953 at Grace Lutheran Church in Fairmont, Minn. Cheryl’s passion was her family, she was happy being a wife and mother of two, while also being a wonderful hostess and avid bridge player.

Devoted wife of the late Lynn B. Olson, loving mother of Steve (Shirley) Olson of Prior Lake, Minn. and Christel (Kevin) McGovern of Centreville, Va. Beloved grandmother of Kerri, Kristopher, Greg and Ally. She will also be missed by many loving cousins, nieces, nephews and friends. She was also preceeded in death by her parents and her brother, Dale Bringle.

Memorial services will be held 11 a.m., Friday Aug. 15, at Crosslake Lutheran Church in Crosslake, Minn. and 11 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 16, at Estherville Lutheran Church in Estherville.

Inurnment to follow. Memorial contributions may be directed to Riverside Bible Camp, 3001 Riverside Rd., Story City, IA 50248 or Capital Hospice, 6565 Arlington Blvd., Ste. 500, Falls Church, VA 22042.

Henry-Olson Funeral Home of Estherville is in charge of the arrangements.