Mary Ellen Olson


Mary Ellen Olson, 76, of Paola, Kansas, passed away October 7, 2011 at her home, under the care of Olathe Medical Center Hospice.

She was born December 1, 1934 in Russell, KS and lived most of her life in the Olathe-Kansas City area. Mary is survived by two sons, Sam (Susan) and Dave (Gail), six grandchildren and many great-grandchildren.

A celebration of Mary’s life will be held at 2 pm, Saturday, October 29 at Dave and Gail’s home.


  1. Marnette Austin on October 21, 2011 at 10:37 am

    Aunt Mary was a wonderful lady. She will be missed by all who knew her. I will always cherish the times I was able to spend with her and my Uncle Herbie. We love you dearly, and know you are in a better place now, without the pain. Our prayers are our cousins and their families. Love, Marnette Austin

  2. Glenda Cooper-Haefner on October 12, 2011 at 9:37 am

    Our Deepest Sympathy! My prayers & thoughts are with you. She now is in peace.KSD schoolmate, Glenda

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