Larry Olson, 61, of Havre died Tuesday, June 24, 2008, at Northern Montana Hospital in Havre with his sister, Connie, and brother-in-law, Larry, at his bedside.
Larry died of lengthy illnesses which he had suffered from for most of his life. He gave life a valiant fight. Memorial services will be officiated by Rowlie Hutton on Saturday at noon at the Highland Cemetery. Cremation has taken place. A potluck dinner will take place after the service at the home of Larry and Connie Lund, 1937 Rich St. W. in Havre. All are welcome. Larry was born March 14, 1947, to Henry and Mary Olson in Havre. He attended school in Havre, graduating in 1965. Larry was a proud member of the Squires Band from Havre. They played throughout Montana and the Northwest in the 60s. Larry served four years in the United States Navy, which led him to Vietnam. Larry then went to work for the Great Northern Railway as an engineer, retiring due to illness. He was preceded in death by his parents, Henry and Mary Olson; brother, Art Olson; and nephew, Levi Lund. Survivors include his son, Aaron; daughter, Aubrey; sister, Connie (Larry) Lund of Havre; nephew, Clint (Sarah) Lund of Billings. Memorials may be sent to Bullhook Community Health Center, 110 13th St., Havre, MT 59501. Arrangements are by the family.