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Obituary: Barbara V. Olson

Barbara V. Olson

Barbara V. Olson

Barbara V. Olson went to heaven on May 4, 2019. She was born in Chicago on Jan. 29, 1928, and she lived in Highland Park, Illinois. She graduated Depauw Univ., Greencastle, Indiana, in 1950, and was a member of the Alpha chapter of Kappa Alpha Theta sorority. The energetic homemaker loved books, bridge, the 49ers, Giants, Cubs, animals and music.

She lived in Carmel, California, for 40 years until finally settling in Prescott, Arizona.

Barbara volunteered extensively, including as docent at Point Lobos National Preserve , Carmel, California, and for the Monterey Community Hospital. She was a member of: Carmel Foundation, Monterey Bay Aquarium and the Northern Calif. Bluegrass Society. Survived by three children and 11 grandchildren. Preceded by her husband of 31 years, Robert in 1989.

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