April 9, 1925 - May 16, 2016
Augusta- Roy W. Olsen, age 91, passed away on Monday, May 16, 2016 at Morristown Medical Center. Born in Bogota to the late Michael and Charlotte Olsen, he had lived in Upper Saddle River until moving to the Augusta section of Frankford Township in 1976. Mr. Olsen had served in the United States Army during World War II and was a member of the American Legion Post #157 in Branchville and the Frankford Township Zoning Board. He was a Master Carpenter and he owned and operated, Roy W. Olsen Company until his retirement ten years ago. Mr. Olsen was predeceased by his wife, Edna in 2005 and his two brothers, Eugene and Frank Olsen. He is survived by his son, Michael Olsen and his wife Nadine of Branchville; his daughter, Lori Green and her husband George of Florida; five grandchildren, Erik, Michelle, Travis, Christa, and Candace; and his two great grandchildren, Ira and Dominik. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. on Friday, May 20, 2016 at the Pinkel Funeral Home, 31 Bank Street (Route 23), Sussex. Interment to follow at Frankford Plains Cemetery. Friends may pay their respects to the family on Thursday, May 19, 2016 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. at the funeral home with American Legion services held at 8:30 p.m.. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations may be made to the Holy Spirit Orthodox Church, 102 Route 284, Sussex, NJ 07461, the American Legion Post #157, P.O. Box 536, Branchville, NJ 07826, or to Blue Ridge Rescue Squad, P.O. Box 232, Branchville, NJ 07826. Online condolences may be offered to the family at www.pinkelfuneralhome.com.
Augusta- Roy W. Olsen, age 91, passed away on Monday, May 16, 2016 at Morristown Medical Center. Born in Bogota to the late Michael and Charlotte Olsen, he had lived in Upper Saddle River until moving to the Augusta section of Frankford Township... View Obituary & Service Information
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