By Forbes Funeral Home
Betty Jean Olson, 75, of Sturgeon Bay, passed away her home on June 26, 2017.
She was born on December 1, 1941, in Muhlenberg County, Kentucky to Woodson
and Brooksie (Wells) Laster. She graduated from Muhlenberg Central School in
1960. On December 17, 1960, she married Ronald H. Olson, he preceded her in
death on August 23, 2005. Betty was a “crafty” woman who loved to sew, paint,
and cook. She also loved to spend time with her grandchildren. Betty was a past
member of the Homemaker’s Club, and Bay View Lutheran Church.
Survivors include one son, Eric (Katy) Olson, Sturgeon Bay; four grandchildren,
Connor (special friend, Felicia Melville) Olson, Nathan, Zachary, and Hailey
Olson; siblings, Desma Burt, Oak Grove, KY; Dearlwood (Marilyn) Laster,
Greenville, KY; James Drexell (Carrol) Laster, Elkton, KY; Judy (Bill) Alexander,
Hopkinsville, KY; Donna (Ron) Weaver, Greenville, KY; Sherrell (Randy) Settle,
Hopkinsville, KY; Carolyn (Tim) Settle, Central City, KY; Kathern (Jimmy)
Fleming, Quality, KY; Ronald (Rita) Laster, Greenville, KY; Jeffrey (Vickie)
Laster, Greenville, KY; Phillip (Cindy) Laster, Greenville, KY; several nieces,
nephews, and cousins.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Ronald; parents-in- law,
Howard and Lou Olson; one brother, Curtis Laster; infant sister, Mary Evelyn; one
sister-in- law, Mona Orthober; one brother-in- law, Alford Burt.
Funeral services will be 11:00 a.m. Saturday, July 1, 2017 at Bay View Lutheran
Church with Rev. Timothy Malek officiating. Burial will be in Bayside Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. on Friday at the Forbes Funeral Home
and from 10:00 a.m. until the time of services at the church on Saturday. On-line
condolences may be offered at forbesfuneralhome.com