David Olsen, age 78, of Stevens Point, died April 1, 2016 at St Michael’s Hospital with his sister-in-law, Yvonne by his side.
David was born December 15, 1937 to the late Niels & Dorothy (Brown) Olsen in Greendale, WI. He grew up in the Milwaukee area and attended the local schools.
After leaving the Milwaukee area, David was employed at Preway Inc. in Wisconsin Rapids. Later he began a career at River Pines Nursing Home, Stevens Point until his retirement in 2006.
David married Patricia Worzalla on November 25, 1976 in Wisconsin Rapids, WI. They were happily married for 39 years.
David will be remembered for his kind and compassionate nature. In his spare time, he enjoyed fishing and camping. He also relished doing crewelwork and giving those creations to family and friends.
David is survived by brother, Ejler; sister-in-law, Bonnie (Bill) Wright of Madison; sister-in-law, Yvonne (Dave) Kopperud of Stevens Point; and close neighbors and friends.
He is preceded in death by his parents; wife, Patricia; brother, Hans.
A Graveside Service at St Stephens Cemetery will be held at a later date. Online condolences may be made to www.bostonfuneralhome.net.
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