Eleanor Margaret Olson, 92, of Orange, passed away on February 7, 2020, at her home.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m., Saturday, February 15, 2020, at Claybar Funeral Home in Orange. Officiating will be Reverend Paul Zoch. Burial will follow at Orange Forest Lawn Cemetery in West Orange.
Visitation will be held prior to the service beginning at 10:00 a.m., at Claybar Funeral Home.
Born in Tomahawk, Wisconsin on March 28, 1927, she was the daughter of Adam and Ruth Johnson. She was a longtime member of Trinity Lutheran (Good Shepherd) Church as well at being a member of the Greenway Garden Club for many years. She enjoyed spending her spare time cooking and baking for her family and friends. Eleanor was a loving mother and grandmother who adored her grandchildren. She will be dearly missed by all who knew and loved her.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Adam and Ruth Johnson; and her loving husband, Richard Olson.
She is survived by her children, Karen Schniederjan and husband Pat of Grand Junction, Colorado, Kris Olson and wife Judy Hinson Olson of Orange, and Kerry Olson and wife Stephanie of Orange; grandchildren, Kara Olson, Kaci Olson, Kris Immel, Erich Schniederjan, Mathew Schniederjan, and Ana Goolsby; and many other loving family and friends.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to the American Heart Association at 12345 North Lamar Blvd, Suite 200 Austin, Texas 78753.
The family would like to extend a special thank you to Veronica Guillory for all of her wonderful care.