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Ruth Elaine (Zurcher) Olson

October 24, 1935 ~ November 20, 2020 (age 85)


Ruth E. Olson of Utica, Nebraska was born on October 24, 1935 to Jacob and Elsie (Jackson) Zurcher in Neligh, Nebraska.  On June 14, 1953, Ruth was united in marriage to Donald D. Olson in Albion, Nebraska.  She worked at Lancaster County Bank as a bank teller.  In her free time she liked knitting and camping.  She especially enjoyed attending the activities of her children, grandchildren and great grandchildren.  Ruth passed away in Seward, Nebraska on November 20, 2020 at the age of 85 years and 27 days.  Ruth is survived by her husband Don Olson, Utica, Nebraska; children, Douglas (Dorothy) Olson, Columbus, Nebraska, Timothy (Kristy) Olson, Alvo, Nebraska, Jeffrey (Teri) Olson, Hastings, Nebraska; seven grandchildren; 10 great grandchildren.  Ruth was preceded in death by her parents, Jacob and Elsie Zurcher; brothers, Carl Zurcher, Wayne Zurcher; sister, Beulah Hansen.

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Signing Of Rememberance Book
December 10, 2020

1:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Volzke Funeral Home
147 Main Street
Seward, NE 68434

Memorial Service
December 11, 2020

10:30 AM
United Methodist Church
700 2nd Street
Utica, NE 68456


Utica Cemetery
Hwy. 34
Utica, NE 68456

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