Gregory A. Olson, 52

Gregory Allen Olson, age 52, of Cokato, died Sunday, May 31, 2015, at Mercy Hospital in Coon Rapids.

He was born May 19, 1963, in Coon Rapids, to Paul and Darlene (Peterson) Olson.

Greg grew up in Andover, and graduated from St. Francis High School with the class of 1981. He lived in Zimmerman prior to moving to Cokato, where he has resided since 2005.

Greg was united in marriage to Melissa Ann Runquist Sept. 15, 2007, at Holy Cross Lutheran Church in Maple Lake.

Greg worked as a metal finisher for Advance Process Technology in Cokato.

In his free time, he enjoyed watching NASCAR, fishing, four-wheeling, and camping. He truly treasured the time he was able to spend with his family.

Greg is survived by his wife, Melissa, of Cokato; daughter, Kassidy Olson of Big Lake; stepchildren, Alexander Watson of Willmar, and Samantha Murphy of Cokato; parents Darlene and Paul Olson of Deerwood; siblings Jeff (Holly) Olson of Brainerd, Sherri Peterson of Isanti, and Troy Olson of Isanti; nieces and nephews Mike Peterson, Brittni Peterson, Ashley Peterson, Makayla Meier, and Sven Meier; mother-in-law Billie (Al) Movern of Buffalo; father-in-law LeRoy Habiger of Sauk Rapids; and sister-in-law Sarah Meier of Maple Lake.

Memorial services took place Sunday, June 7 at 1 p.m. at Holy Cross Lutheran Church in Maple Lake, with the Rev. Culynn Curtis officiating. There was visitation one hour prior to the service at the church.

Arrangements were entrusted to Dingmann Funeral Care Burial & Cremation Services of Maple Lake. Obituary, guestbook, and video tribute online at www.dingmannfuneral.com.

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