Ann M. Olson
Ann M. Olson, 94, Blair Tower, Altoona, died late Monday morning at her residence.
She was born in Glasgow, Scotland, daughter of the late Peter and Anna (McFarland) McFarland. She married Edward William “Bill” Olson on Dec. 8, 1943, in Winchester, Va., and he died Dec. 6, 1978.
She is survived by a daughter, Joyce A. Wilt of Duncansville. She was preceded in death by a brother, Duncan McFarland, who previously resided with the family.
Ann was a homemaker who previously was employed at Shaffer Stores and A&P. She was a member of the Order of the Eastern Star and a member of Trinity Lutheran Church, Juniata. She also attended church services at Blair Tower while she lived there.
There will be no public visitation or funeral service. A memorial service will be held at a future date at Blair Tower. Interment will be at Alto-Reste Park Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, River Walk Corporate Centre, 333 E. Carson St., Suite 441, Pittsburgh, PA 15219.
Arrangements are by Gilden Barton Funeral Home, 1401 Ninth Ave., Altoona.
Ann M. Olson
Ann M. Olson, 94, Blair Tower, Altoona, died late Monday morning, Sept. 16, 2013, at her residence. Services will be private. A full obituary will appear in Wednesday’s Mirror. Arrangements are by Gilden Barton Funeral Home, 1401 Ninth Ave., Altoona.