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Walter J. Olsen[1]

Male 1904 - 1974  (70 years)


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  • Name Walter J. Olsen  [2
    Born 22 Jun 1904  Washington Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Died 26 Oct 1974  Spokane, Spokane, Washington Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Buried 30 Oct 1974  Holy Cross Cemetery, Spokane, Spokane, Washington Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Notes 
    • Olsen, Walter J. – Passed away October 26, in a local hospital; home S11 Cedar. Survived by a stepdaughter, Mrs. Myrna DeForrest, Alameda, Calif.; 1 brother-in-law, Leo L. Gannon, Spokane, Wash.; 1 uncle, William Portier, Wheatland, Calif.; 1 nephew; 1 niece. He was a lifetime resident of the area; a member of St. Aloysius Catholic Church; a member of the Elks Lodge. Rosary Tuesday Oct. 29 at 8:30 p.m. in the Rose Chapel of the Hennessey Funeral Home, N2203 Division St. Funeral services, Wed., Oct. 30 at 8 a.m. at the St. Aloysius Catholic Church, E402 Boone. The Rev. Charles Bickford officiating. Interment Holy Cross Cemetery.

      1930 US Census, Washington, Spokane, Spokane, Louisa A. Olson, owns home valued $18,000, age 50, widow, married age 23, born England, parents born France, immigrated to US in 1887, naturalized citizen, manager summer resort, with children Ralph J. 27, born WA, father born MN, bookkeeper garage, Walter J. 25, born WA, meat cutter own market, James F. 19, born WA, salesman bottler's supply

      1940 US Census, Washington, Spokane, Spokane, Louise A. Olsen, owns home valued 2500, 62, widow, education 6, born England, son Walter J., 34, single, education H4, born WA, manager butcher meat shop

      Walter Olsen
      22 Jun 1904
      Oct 1974
      Spokane, Spokane, Washington

      Obit in Spokane Daily Chronicle, 28 Oct 1974 [2, 3, 4, 5, 6]
    Person ID I1439  Mindrum
    Last Modified 9 Oct 2014 

    Father James Gust Olson,   b. 14 Nov 1870, Fillmore Co., Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jun 1926, Spokane, Spokane, Washington Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years) 
    Mother Ann Louisa Portier,   b. Jul 1877, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 24 Apr 1900  Spokane, Spokane, Washington Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 8
    Family ID F480  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S13] Mindrum GEDCOM file imported on 25 Jan 1999 from Addy Monsen.

    2. [S449] 1930 US Census, Washington, Spokane, Spokane, District 42.

    3. [S16] Social Security Death Index.

    4. [S1654] Walter J. Olsen obituary, Spokane Spokesman Review, 29 Oct 1974, p. 19.

    5. [S1304] 1940 US Census, Washington, Spokane, Spokane, Enum. Dist. 41-14, sheet 22A.

    6. [S1533] Eastern Washington Genealogical Society, www.ewgsi.org.

    7. [S1343] 1900 US Census, Washington, Spokane, Chattaroy, Enum. Dist. 48, sheet 7A.

    8. [S6830] Washington, Marriage Records, 1865-2004, www.ancestry.com.