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George A. Olson May 17, 1996 - March 8, 2009

SPICER -- George Austin Olson, 12, of Spicer, died Sunday at University of Minnesota Medical Center in Minneapolis.

The service will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Faith Lutheran Church in Spicer. Memorials preferred to Children's Cancer Research Fund, 7801 East Bush Lake Road, Suite 130, Minneapolis, MN 55439-3152.

Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the church. Arrangements are with Harvey Anderson Funeral Home in Willmar.

He was born May 17, 1996, in Willmar to George and Lori (Walker) Olson. He attended Prairie Woods Elementary School and was a sixth grader at New London-Spicer Middle School at the time of his death. He was enjoying his first year of band, playing the baritone. He also had been involved in Cub Scouts.

He is survived by his parents; sister: Sarah; grandparents: Robert and Carol Walker of Willmar and Sophie Olson of West Bend, Wis.

He was preceded in death by his grandfather: Edry Olson.