Lillian G. Olson

LEWISTOWN – Lillian G. Olson, 98, formerly of Hawstone Road, died Monday, Feb. 24, 2014, at Golden LivingCenter-William Penn.

Born on Nov. 27, 1915, she was the daughter of the late Emory M. and Rosetta (Campbell) Searer.

Lillian was preceded in death by her husband, Walter R. Olson, in 1958.

She is survived by: her children, Walter “Bud” Olson and wife, Kay, of Lewistown, Larry R. Olson and companion, Monieve Gentile, of California, Dennis Olson and wife, Betsy, of Lewistown, and Susan K. McElhenny and husband, Jerry, of Lewistown; siblings, Gordon Searer, of Dubois, and Arthur Searer, of New York; seven grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchild- ren.

She was preceded in death by five brothers and four sisters.

Lillian was a nurse’s aide at Lewistown Hospital for 19 years and retired in 1958. She was a member of Trinity United Methodist Church.

A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014, at Barr Funeral Home Inc., 120 Logan St., Lewistown, with the Rev. Kari Swigart officiating. Interment will be in Mount Rock Cemetery. A viewing will be held from 10 to 11 a.m. Wednesday, at the funeral home.

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