James Arthur Olson
November 12, 1950 – December 3, 2020
Age 70 of Little Canada; born November 12, 1950, passed away peacefully in his home surrounded by family on December 3, 2020. Jim was a Seabee Diver for the US Navy, proud Veteran and, long-standing member of St. Andrew’s Lutheran Church in Mahtomedi, MN. Survived by his loving wife of 46 years, Chris Olson; daughters, Kelly (Eddie Hill) & Angela “DeeDee” (Josh Deblieck); grandchildren, Leah, Jayme, Emma, Tucker & Darby; brother, David Olson. Jim was a very generous person throughout his life. He took pride in helping people no matter what the circumstances. He will be missed dearly by his family and many friends. A memorial service will be held in the spring at St. Andrew’s Lutheran Church; interment Ft. Snelling National Cemetery. A celebration of life will be held at a later date.