Richard Oleson


Richard Oleson
Nov. 10, 1914 - Dec. 25, 2010

Richard L. Oleson went to be with his Lord on Christmas Day, Dec. 25, 2010. He was the loving husband of Lillian B. Oleson who preceded him in death in 2001.

Richard is survived by his daughters and their spouses, Richelle and her husband, Carl Emerick of New Market, Md., and Sandra and her husband, Tommy Joe Kuka of Denver, Colo. He was dearly loved by his grandchildren, great-grandchildren, great-great grandchildren and extended family.

A memorial service and burial will be in Milton-Freewater and Walla Walla on Jan. 7, 2011. Burial will be at Blue Mountain Cemetery at 1 p.m. and memorial service will be held at 2:30 p.m. at Christ the King Lutheran Church at 325 SW 6th Avenue, Milton-Freewater, OR 97862. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to, The Denver Hospice, 501 S. Cherry Street #700, Denver, CO., 80246, Christ the King Lutheran Church Scholarship Fund, 325 SW 6th Avenue, Milton-Freewater, OR 97862 or Clermont Independent Living Center, 2479 S. Clermont St., Denver, CO. 80222.

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