FOND DU LAC, Wis. – Stanley “Stan” W. Olson, 79, passed away Thursday, Nov. 28, 2013, at St. Agnes Hospital in Fond du Lac, with his loving wife at his side.
Stan, as he was affectionately known, was born on April 5, 1934, in Homestead, Wis. He was raised by his mother, Violet Olson and his maternal grandparents.
He was a veteran of the U.S. Army, having served during the Korean War. On Dec. 29, 1973, Stan married Marjorie Henning in Chicago. A professional truck driver for his entire career, he maintained an impeccable driving record of 52 years without an accident.
In addition to his work, Stan enjoyed camping and spending time with his family.
Stan is survived by his wife, Marjorie; five children, George (Sue) Pucker, Richard (Carol) Pucker, Tom (Patti) Pucker, John (Laura) Pucker, and David (Margaret) Olson; 11 grandchildren, Andrew, Angela, Jennifer, Justin, Shannon, Amy, Nicolette, Steven, Michael, Elizabeth and Jill; and seven great-grandchildren.
Stan is further survived by a sister, Florence (Pat) O’Brien; a brother, Henry (Vernice) Olson; and a special former daughter-in-law, Cheryl Feudner.
He was preceded in death by his parents; a sister, Margaret; a daughter-in-law, Mary; and one grandson, Edward.
At the request of the family, there will be a private memorial service. Cremation has taken place. Additional information and a guestbook can be found at www.ueckerwitt.com.