OLSON, Lawrence Everett “Larry”, passed peacefully surrounded by his loving wife and daughter at Ohio's Hospice of Butler & Warren Counties on Tuesday, December 14, 2021 after a brief illness. Larry was born in Ann Arbor, Michigan on October 24, 1949 to Leda Jean and Anton L Olson. He graduated from Ann Arbor Pioneer High School in 1967 and graduated from Central Michigan University, where he met his wife of 49 years. Larry had a successful 35 year career working for Flexsteel Industries as a highly respected Manufacturer’s Representative. He was an avid golfer, who loved to travel to many famous golf courses, including courses in Scotland and Ireland.
Larry was a passionate Michigan Wolverines fan and recently took his family to the Big House to watch the Wolverines play. A loving father who always enjoyed taking his daughter golfing or teaching her how to grill a perfect filet of salmon on a Weber grill. He loved his family and especially being a grandfather. In his retirement he enjoyed traveling by plane, ship or car with his wife. Larry was full of life and a man of his word.
Larry was preceded in death by his mother and father and survived by his wife Karlene; daughter, Alissa (Eric Bush); and grandchildren, Ashlynn & Mason. Private family services will be held. Donations in his honor may be made to Ohio's Hospice of Butler & Warren Counties (5940 Long Meadow Drive, Middletown, OH 45005).