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Adeline Olson Nov. 1, 1923 - Sept. 11, 2009

BENSON -- Adeline Florence Olson, 85, of Benson, died Friday at Swift County-Benson Hospital.

The service will be at 10:30 a.m. today at Big Bend Lutheran Church. Burial will be in West Bank Lutheran Cemetery.

Visitation is for one hour prior to the service at the church.

She was born Nov. 1, 1923, in West Bank Township, Swift County, to Fred and Martha (Berven) Ostby. She grew up in West Bank Township.

On Oct. 22, 1943, she married Florien Olson. They lived on a farm in West Bank Township. She was a homemaker and Tupperware dealer. She also worked at Fingerhut, the Watson Doll Factory and Prairie Five in Benson.

She was a member of Big Bend Lutheran Church and WELCA, and the Danvers Senior Citizens.

She is survived by he children: Doris (and Bob) Larkin of Two Harbors, Arnie (and Bonnie) Olson of Fargo, N.D., Sherman (and Anne) Olson of Danvers, and Russell (and Deb) Olson of Danvers; eight grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, in 1984, and two brothers.