William Olsen

COON RAPIDS, Minn. – William (Bill) Lloyd Olsen, 68, of Coon Rapids, died Saturday, Oct. 19, 2013.

He was born on July 19, 1945, in Norway, to Forrest and Ernestine Olsen, who preceded him in death.

Bill was raised on the Olsen farm in Homestead, Wis., and was a 1963 graduate of Florence High School.

Bill enjoyed bird watching, traveling and photography. Mostly, Bill enjoyed reading his Bible and spending time with his God.

Bill is survived by his four sons, Dennis (Sarah), Robert, Troy (Beth Price) and Tony (Michelle); 11 grandchildren; one great-grandson; two brothers, David (Yvonne) and Paul; and one sister, MaryGail (Larry) Wahlstrom.