December 1, 2009
Jim Olsen, of Issaquah, died Nov. 25, 2009, of a long illness. He was 83.
A memorial service is at 11 a.m. Dec. 5 at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, Issaquah.
Born in Little Marais, Minn., on Dec. 17, 1925, Jim moved to Issaquah in 1962 and married Rosemarie Warren in 1969.
Jim is survived by his wife of 40 years, Rosemarie; his sons Jerry (and wife Rhonda), Ronald (and wife Debbie) and Tom (and wife Connie); daughter Sheri; brother Allen, of Minnesota; stepchildren Bill Warren and Tina Drumheller; 15 grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren.
Jim was preceded in death by his son Kenny, sister Helen Campbell and brothers Erling, Norman, Robert, George and Johnny Olsen.
In lieu of flowers, contributions my be made to the American Cancer Society or the Alzheimers’ foundation.