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Carl Eric Olson

February 13, 1946 - November 24, 2015


Carl Eric Olson


We are saddened to report the sudden passing of Carl Eric Olson on November 24, 2015. Eric was born on February 13, 1946 in Nelson BC. After a long career of working for the CPR he retired in 2001.

He is survived by brother Fred Olson, sisters Anne Nelson (Jack) and Eleanor Schmidt (Allan) and sister –in-law Dale Olson, nieces and nephews: Selena Vogel, Kristen Douquette, Steven, Deborah and Sharon Schmidt, Craig Nelson, Jeanette McGhie and his cat Boots. He was predeceased by his father, Frederick Olson and his mother Esther Olson, his brother John Olson and sister-in-law Pat Olson.

Cremation has taken place as per his wishes and there will be a memorial service at a later date.


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From: Thompson Funeral Service Staff

Thompson Funeral Service Staff send our condolences to family and friends.

From: Shirley Sodlosky Karasz
Relation: Classmate of his sisters

Anne and Eleanor – my condolences to you and your families on the loss of your brother Carl. Shirley Karasz.

From: Yogi and Karen MacDonald
Relation: CP Rail

So sorry to hear about Eric. We will always remember his friendly smile. Whether we were at work or uptown he would always stop and say hi! Our prayers are sent to the family.

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