Obituary for Myron Benjamin Olson

Myron Benjamin Olson

Birth Date: Apr. 9th, 1925
Date Passed: Feb. 20th, 2020


Myron Benjamin Olson age 94, of Ravenna, MI died Thursday, February 20, 2020 at Mercy General Health Partners-Hackley Campus. Myron was born on April 9, 1925 in Bridgeton, MI. to the late Ernest A. and Thressa (Bell) Olson. He married Jean M. (LaNore) Olson on November 8, 1947 in Brunswick, MI. Myron is survived by his wife of 73 years: Jean M. Olson of Ravenna, 2 Sons: Myron B. (Tammy Grifford) Olson Jr. and Steve R. (Mary) Olson both of Ravenna. 3 Daughters: Elizabeth (Rodney) MacDonald of Newaygo, Mary Lou (Dale) Ferguson of Fruitport and Tina Marie (Roger) Novakowski of Howard City. 9 Grandchildren, 16 Great Grandchildren and 2 Great Great Grandchildren. Several nieces and nephews also survive. Mass from the Order of Christian Funerals will be prayed on Monday, February 24, 2020 at St. Catherines Catholic Church at 11:00am with Father Phil Shangraw celebrant. Burial will be in St. Catherines Cemetery. The family will greet friends on Sunday, February 23, 2020 from 6:00 to 8:00pm at the Throop Funeral Home of Ravenna. Also on Monday 1 hour at the church prior to service. Rosary will be prayed at 8:00pm Sunday. Memorials may be directed to: Alzheimer’s Association/DAV Wood-Tazelaar #11. Go to: or Facebook @ Throop Funeral Home of Ravenna Inc. to sign the online guestbook. The Throop Funeral Home of Ravenna is in charge of funeral arrangements. 231-853-6511


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