Olson, Lois

Written by David Green.

Lois M. Olson, 90, of Morenci, Mich., died Aug. 20, 2012, at Lenawee Medical Care Facility in Adrian.

She was born Feb. 10, 1922, in Canton, Ohio, the daughter of Floyd and Ether (Tuttle) Hines. She married Howard Olson and he preceded her in death in May 1974.

Lois graduated from Michigan State University with a master’s degree in education. She taught school in the South Bend, Ind., area for  40 years. She attended the Niles Presbyterian Church and was a member of Delta Kappa Gamma, Toastmasters and the General Federation of Women’s Club.

Lois is survived by two sisters, Naomi Myers of Waldron, Mich., and Marjorie (and Gaylord) Hanna of Traverse City, Mich.; one brother, Leo (and Jean) Hines of Defiance, Ohio, and several nieces and nephews.

At Lois’s request, cremation has taken place. Visitation is scheduled from 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 25, at Eagle Funeral Home Charles Fink Chapel in Morenci. Interment is planned in Mission Hills Cemetery in Niles, Mich., at a later date.

Memorial contributions are suggested to Hospice of Lenawee County or to the family. 

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