He was born and raised in Crookston.

    Gary G. Olson, 65, of Minneapolis, Minnesota passed away May 21, 2013 surrounded in love by his wife, Debra, and daughters, Abbie (m. Gene Totten) and Amanda (m. Scott Aspenson). He was born and raised in Crookston, Minnesota.

    An avid cabin goer, passionate clean water advocate, history buff, silly Pop Pop, loving father and partner of 40 years, Gary found peace and great joy in life. His legacy lives on through his grandchildren Amelia (6), Henry (3) and Elin (1).

    Gary's family will honor his life on Tuesday, May 28 at 11 a.m. at the Edina Chapel, Cremation Society of Minnesota, 7110 France Avenue South, Edina. A reception will follow.

    Memorial gifts may be sent to: One Health International Student Scholarship, University of Minnesota Foundation, 200 Oak Street Southeast, Suite 500, Minneapolis, MN 55455.