Michael D. 'Mic' Olson


Friday, February 17, 2006

GALESBURG - Michael D. "Mic" Olson, 23, 470 E. Second St., was pronounced dead at 10 a.m. Tuesday (Feb. 14, 2006) at 125 E. Main Street.

He was born Dec. 28, 1982, in Galesburg.

Surviving are his mother and stepfather, Becky and Dave Ryner, Galesburg; his father and stepmother, Steve and Laura Olson, Maquon; a brother, Matthew Olson, Galesburg; a stepbrother, Justin Morris, Galesburg; four stepsisters, Tammy Laycock of California, Traci Ryner, Galesburg, Kimmi Walker, Peoria, and Angie Ryner, Springfield; his paternal grandfather, James Davis, Pekin; his maternal grandfather, Larry E. Strahlman, Galesburg; stepgreat-grandparents, Richard and Fran Sturgeon, Galesburg; a great aunt, Erma Eiker, Galesburg; a great-aunt and uncle, Betty and Ken Wubben, Peoria; an aunt; an uncle; and cousins. He was preceded in death by his great-grandparents, Arthur and Louesa Strahlman; a grandmother, Barbara Davis; a great-grandmother, Dorothy Hess, and an uncle, Don Harbur.

He graduated from Gales-burg High School midterm 2001.

He was a painter with Olson Painting for five years and worked at Soangetaha Country Club for eight years.

He was a member of Hope Wesleyan Church.

Cremation will be accord-ed. Service will be at 4 p.m. Sunday in Hinchliff-Pearson-West Galesburg Chapel, with the Rev. Leigh Nygard officiating. Visitation will be 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.

Online condolences may be made at www.h-p-w.com.


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