Thursday, December 13, 2012

MaryAnn (Meyers) Olson

MaryAnn Olson, age 62, passed away on Thursday, December 13, 2012, at Wheaton-Franciscan All Saints Medical Center.  MaryAnn was born in Racine on May 15, 1950, daughter of the late Earl and Jeanette (nee: Burrows) Meyers.

MaryAnn graduated from St. Catherine’s High School “Class of 1968.”  She was employed with Western Publishing for over thirty years, and later with Lehman Inc. and lastly with Twin Disc before retiring.  In her younger years, MaryAnn enjoyed archery, skiing and ice skating.  She also enjoyed cribbage, her bowling league at Castle Lanes, jazz festivals and gardening.  Above all, she loved her daughters and her pride and joy, her grandson, Alekos.  She will be dearly missed.

Survivors include her daughters, Jennifer (Daso) Gianou, Elizabeth Olson; grandson, Alekos Gianou, all of Racine; brother, Tom Meyers of Racine; nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at St. Richard Catholic Church, 1503 Grand Ave., on Tuesday, December 18, 2012, at 10:30 a.m., with Rev. Ronald J. Gramza officiating.  Interment will follow at Holy Cross Cemetery, Hwy 32.  Relatives and friends may meet with the family at the funeral home Monday from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. and at the church Tuesday from 10 a.m. until time of Mass at 10:30 a.m.

803 Main St., Racine  (262) 634-7888

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