Marjorie J. Olson

Marjorie J. Olson, 87, of Jamestown passed away on Saturday (Feb. 25, 2017) at UPMC Chautauqua WCA hospital. (Eleven days after the passing of her husband).

Marge was born in Jamestown, N.Y., on Jan. 11, 1930, the daughter of Genevieve and Harold (Pete) Carlson.

In earlier years she worked for Jamestown Laminating. After her marriage to Arthur in 1975 in Las Vegas, she became a homemaker and care taker to many nieces and nephews. Upon her husband’s retirement they traveled through 49 state (11 times) where she enjoyed collecting coffee mugs, T-shirts and southwestern decor.

She was preceded in death by her mother and father; her brothers: Norman H., and Gordon I. Carlson; her sister Carolyn A. Little; and her husband, Arthur R. Olson.

She is survived by her brother, Robert S. Carlson of Lakewood; and many nieces and nephews.

At Marge’s request no visitation will be observed. Inurnment will be in Kennedy Riverside Cemetery in the town of Poland at the convenience of the family.

Memorials may be donated to Meals on Wheels of Jamestown.

Arrangements are by the Falconer Funeral Home.