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Jeffrey L. Olson Nov. 28, 1960 - Sept. 8, 2009

NEW LONDON -- Jeffrey Lynn Olson, 48, of New London died Tuesday, at the University of Minnesota Hospital in Minneapolis.

The service will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at the New London Senior Center. Burial will be at Oak Hill Cemetery in New London.

Visitation will be from 3 to 5 p.m. Friday with a prayer service at 5 p.m. at Johnson Funeral Home in New London. Memorials are preferred

He was born Nov. 28, 1960, in Minneapolis to Norman Olson and June Olson Lobitz. He grew up in Maple Plain.

In 1984, he married Jan Marie Anderson in Willmar. They made their home in Annandale until moving to New London where he worked as a landscaper for Mike's Dock and Yard. Jan died in 1990.

He is survived by his daughter: Jennifer Olson of Crystal; mother of Willmar; father: Norm (and Bonnie) Olson of Clear Lake: maternal grandmother: Taleta Prekker of Clara City; special friend: Roxane Sommerfeld of New London; brothers: James (and Mary) Olson of Jackson, Miss., Joel Olson of Willmar, Jerome (and Becky) Olson and Jesse Olson, all of New London.

He was preceded in death by his wife; grandparents; and stepfather: Lloyd Lobitz.