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Darleen Olson

OLSON, Darleen - It is with great sadness that we announce the sudden passing of our dear mother, grandmother, and great grandmother Darleen Jean (McCaw) Olson at the age of 80 years. Darleen was born in Nipawin on September 16, 1935 to Bob and Sarah McCaw. She was the oldest of eight children. She passed away on June 11, 2016. She was predeceased by her husband of 60 years Glenn and daughter Sherry and three brothers Joe, Don, and John. She is mourned by her two daughters Donna (Martin) Walcer of Codette, Shelly Hryhor of Abbotsford B.C. Five grandchildren Corey, Jeremy, Tanya, Jolene and Matthew, also Johnathon and Camille, who she thought of as her grandchildren. Seven great grandchildren, sisters Shirley and Myrna, brothers Terry and Irwin, also many of the Olson family and McCaw family. Darleen will always be remembered by her love of cooking and baking. There were many wonderful meals had at her house. She became mom at a young age to all her siblings after the death of their mother. Mom and Dad enjoyed many years of square dancing. Mom loved her home in Codette but it became lonely when Dad went to Pineview, so she made the move to Pioneer House in Nipawin where she enjoyed many coffee breaks and made some new and special friends. The family of Darleen would like to thank you for all your love and support. The funeral service was held on Monday, June 20, 2016 at 2:00 p.m. in the Nipawin United Church with Reverend Krystal Sheremeta officiating. Darleen was laid to rest in Mabel Hill Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation. To send online condolences please visit The family placed their trust with COVENTRY FUNERAL SERVICES Nipawin, SK 306-862-4233.13069749
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Posted by Reita Anderson (Friend) On Monday, June 27, 2016
My condolences Donna& Martin. Your mother was such a nice lady,with a smile. Will have coffee when I get home.

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