Every life tells a story, here are some of the honored loved ones Olson Funeral Home has had the pleasure of helping. Click on the names below to view the obituary and send condolences online.
|Eileen Arnold - September 11, 2014|
Eileen LaVerne Arnold age 91, of Oshkosh, WI was accepted into the loving arms of her Lord and Savior on September 11, 2014 at Northpoint Medical Rehabilitation Center in Oshkosh.
Eileen graduated from Menomonie High School in 1941. She went on to earn her bachelors degree in Home Economics from Stout State University in Menomonie. Later in her career she obtained a masters degree in Guidance Counseling from Winona State University, Winona,...
|Dick Kindschy - September 8, 2014|
Dick Kindschy, age 89, of Boyceville, passed away Monday, September 8, 2014 at Mayo Clinic Health Systems in Eau Claire.
Dick was born on November 23, 1924 in the Town of Red Cedar, Dunn Co, WI to Clarence and Fray (Campbell) Kindschy. On October 21, 1948 Dick married Elizabeth Hintzman in Menomonie.
Farming was a big part of Dick's life. He was raised on the family farm working for his parents for many years eventually owning his own...
|Geraldine Knaack Thiede - September 6, 2014|
Geraldine (Jeri) Knaack - Thiede, age 92, passed away peacefully at her home on September 6th, 2014. She was surrounded by and lovingly cared for by her family during this time.
She will be sadly missed by her children, Dave (JoAnne) Knaack of Eau Claire, Jerald (Ann) Knaack of St. Germaine, Donita (Phil) Follen of Neillsville, Dianne (Bob) Wuethrich of Sun City West, AZ, Don (Susan) Knaack of Menomonie, Janet Malnory of Eau Claire and Randy ...
|David D. Clark - August 28, 2014|
David Dean Clark, age 76, of Eau Claire, WI passed away Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014 at Country Terrace in Altoona.
He was born August 21, 1938 in Menomonie, WI to Clinton and Harriet (Millar) Clark and grew up on the family farm. He graduated from Menomonie High School in 1956 and joined the U.S. Air Force for four years.
David was married in1962 and they had two sons, Steven and Robert, and was later divorced. He then became an engineer...
|Arlene J. Tiefenbacher - August 27, 2014|
Arlene Josephine Tiefenbacher, 84, died Wednesday at the Neighbors of Dunn County nursing home, where she spent the last seven weeks of her life after suffering a traumatic head injury from falling down stairs four years previous. Thanks to the tender care of the nursing staff there, she spent those weeks in comfort and good spirits without a great deal of suffering.
Arlene was preceded in death by her parents Theodore and Alice (Rein)...
|John "Jack" Quilling - August 19, 2014|
Jack R. Quilling, age 63 formerly of Menomonie, WI died unexpectedly at his home on Tuesday, August 19, 2014 near Baldwin.
Jack was born May 12, 1951 in Menomonie, WI to John and Lillian (Krause) Quilling. He graduated from Menomonie High School and went on to get an Electricians Degree from Eau Claire Technical Institute. On October 28, 1972 he married Cynthia Burr at Peace Lutheran Church in Menomonie.
Jack gained the nickname ...
|Debra L. Quilling - August 17, 2014|
Debra "Debbie" L. Quilling, age 58, of Roberts and formerly of Menomonie, WI died Sunday, August 17, 2014 unexpectedly at her home.
Deb was born March 4, 1956 in Menomonie, WI to Rueben and Patricia (Kadinger) Nygaard. She attended St. Joseph's School and then High School in Menomonie. She married Jim Quilling on December 27, 1975 in Menomonie.
Debbie was a stay at home wife, mom, grandma, aunt and friend to all. All children loved her...
|Dianne Husby - August 16, 2014|
Dianne K. Husby, age 69, of Billings, Montana, died Saturday, August 16, 2014 from complications of multiple sclerosis.
Dianne was born May 3, 1945 to Donald and Marlys Husby in Menomonie, Wisconsin and graduated valedictorian of her class from Menomonie High School in 1963. She received a BA in mathematics from Macalester College in St. Paul, Minnesota in 1967. She spent most of her teaching career at Dakota County Technical College in...
|Irvin Mattison - August 15, 2014|
Irvin H. Mattison, age 91, of Menomonie passed away on Friday, August 15, 2014, at Mayo Clinic Health Systems in Menomonie.
Irvin Harold Mattison was born on August 1, 1923 in the Town of Lucas, Dunn County, Wisconsin to Phillip and Ragna (Wold) Mattison.
Irvin graduated from Menomonie High School and enlisted in the U.S. Army where he served for four years as an MP during WWII. He married Bettyanne Siler on December 11, 1946 at Our...
|Clarence Yaeger - August 15, 2014|
Clarence R. Yaeger, age 69 of Menomonie, passed away on Friday, August 15, 2014 at The Neighbors of Dunn County in Menomonie.
Clarence Raymond Yaeger was born October 23, 1944 in Menomonie to Raymond and Beryl (Lemon) Yaeger.
Clarence graduated from Menomonie High School and later worked as a heavy equipment operator for 21 years with the International Union of Operating Engineers Local 139. Clarence married Judith Holden on December 13,...
|Lowell E. Saxton - August 8, 2014|
Lowell E. Saxton, age 81, of Menomonie, WI died Friday, August 8, 2014 at Mayo Clinic Health Care System in Menomonie.
Lowell was born December 29, 1932 in Menomonie, WI to Bert and Florence (Waterbury) Saxton. He grew up in the Spring Brook and Fall City/Forest Center Area in Dunn County. He attended the Dunn County Agriculture School and was very active in Future Farmers of America. He became a State Champion in public speaking and farmed...
|Amy C. Thompson - August 7, 2014|
Amy C Thompson, age 35 of Menomonie, passed away unexpectedly in her home on Thursday, August 7, 2014.
She was born in Eau Claire, on May 30, 1979 to James Thompson and Joan (Tucker) Thompson. She grew up in Eau Claire and graduated from North High School in 1998. On December 9, 2001, Amy was joined in life by her beautiful daughter, Brianna, who was her pride and joy, and her best friend.
In her younger years, Amy enjoyed sports. She...
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