Jerry A. Olson, 66, of Benson, died Saturday, April 12, 2014, at Sanford Health in Fargo, North Dakota.
A memorial service was held Saturday, May 3, at 11:00 a.m. at Our Redeemer’s Lutheran Church in Benson. Visitation was held from 10:00 am to 11:00 a.m. at the church Saturday.
Jerry Alan Olson, 66, was born October 18, 1947, in Benson, Minnesota, the son of Arol and Pearl Jergenson Olson. He was baptized and confirmed at Our Redeemer’s Lutheran Church in Benson. He grew up in Benson and graduated from Benson High School and later attended Custodial School in the Twin Cities.
He assisted Tubby Forbord and worked as a DJ for the roller rink at the Benson Armory, ran the projectors and cleaned the DeMarce Theater, was a service attendant at Kellner’s, and worked as a custodian at the Benson High School. He was a member of the National Rifle Association.