Sharon Louise OLSON


1949 – 2014

Sharon Louise Olson (nee Harty) of Red Deer met Jesus face to face on Wednesday, February 19th, 2014 at the age of 64 years. Sharon was born in April of 1949 in Peace River AB, grew up in Lacombe and moved to Red Deer after marrying the love of her life, Ted Olson, on September 5, 1970. Sharon will be lovingly remembered by her husband of 43 years, Ted; sons Rod (Janey) Olson, Brendon (Marie) Olson; daughter Julaine (Rod) Rysavy and grandchildren, Aaron, Everett, Joel and Denae. Also to cherish Sharon’s memory are her brother Paul (Marg) Harty of Calgary; several in-laws; nieces, nephews; family members and friends. Sharon was predeceased by her sister Pauline (1958); her father Fred Harty (1993) and mother Ruth Harty (2003). Sharon’s family wishes to deeply thank the staff and volunteers at the Red Deer Hospice for their care and compassion. We are also extremely grateful for the care and wise counsel of Dr. McCall. A Memorial Service celebrating the richness of God’s grace in Sharon’s life will be held at the Deer Park Alliance Church, 2960-39 St., Red Deer, Alberta on Monday, February 24, 2014 at 2:00 pm. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations in Sharon’s honor may be made to Ratanak International, Box 81038, Burnaby BC, V5H 4K1 or to Open Doors Canada, 8, 19 – Brownridge Road, Halton Hills ON, L7G 0C6.

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