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Kelly Olson

Kelly Olson

Kelly Olson, 32, of Bemidji, MN died Monday, February 17, 2014 as the result of a car accident.

Memorial Services will be 1:00 p.m., Saturday, February 22, 2014 at First Lutheran Church, Bemidji with Pastor Corey Fuhrman officiating. A time of sharing will be 5-7 p.m., Friday, February 21, 2014 at the Olson-Schwartz Funeral Home, Bemidji and family will greet friends one hour prior to the service at the church.

Kelly Ann Olson was born March 3, 1981 in Bemidji. She attended grade school in Bakersfield, CA. The family then moved to Gilbert, AZ where she attended junior high and graduated from Gilbert High School. Kelly then moved to California where she attended massage therapy school. In 2009 Kelly moved back to Bemidji and worked at various jobs. She loved movies, music, was a Vikings fan but most of all spending time with her children at the family cabin.

She is survived by her mother and step-father, Marie (Mark) Olson of Houston, TX; father, Dan (Kathy OBrien) Statton of Bemidji; children, Kensey and Jacob Olson; sisters, Katie (Clarence) LaCroix of Bagley, MN and Elizabeth Olson of Houston, TX; maternal grandparents, Henry & Lorraine Rossiter of Houston, TX; paternal grandmother, Lois Statton of Bemidji; aunts and uncles, Richard Rossiter of Laramie, WY, Pat (Annie) Rossiter of Hines, Michele Dunbar of Bemidji, Beth (Dan) DeKrey of Bemidji, Kelly (Steve) Nelson of Grand Forks, ND, Bill (Gina) Statton of Puposky, Terry (Maria) Statton of Bemidji, Gayle (Dan) Ahlquist of Bemidji; Nancy (John) Baumann of Bemidji, Laurie (Gary) Rasmusson of Ham Lake, Craig (Anna) Olson of Kodiak, AK and Jay (Sue) Olson of Plymouth and many cousins.

She was preceded in death by her grandpa, Clyde Statton and uncles, Hank Rossiter and Gary Dunbar.

Donations preferred for an educational fund for her children, Kensey and Jacob. Deposits can be made for Kensey & Jacob Olson Education Fund, c/o First National Bank, 1600 Paul Bunyan Drive NW, Bemidji, MN 56601.

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