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Linda Peterson Olsen

January 29, 1945 — October 4, 2022

On Tuesday, October 4, 2022, Linda passed away peacefully after a long struggle with Alzheimer's Disease.

Linda was born in Logan, Utah to Woodrow B Peterson and Dorothy Gordon on January 29, 1945. She attended Woodruff Elementary, Logan Junior High, and graduated from Sky View High School.

Linda married Paul Olsen on August 9, 1975, in Elko, Nevada. They created a beautiful life together. They loved to travel and took many trips to Hawaii where Linda loved to watch the ocean. They also kept a beautiful yard, and her flower gardens were impeccable. They raised 5 children. Nancy, Mary, Jeff, Suzy and Dennis. Linda loved her family. She was supportive of her grandchildren in all their activities.

Linda was a friend to everyone she met. She made many lifelong friends though her employment.

Linda is survived by her husband Paul, their 5 children and their spouses: Nancy (Mark) Potter, Mary (Shane) Hall, Jeff (Amy) Olsen, Suzy (Matt) Summers, and Dennis (Cheri) Olsen. She is also survived by 15 beautiful grandchildren, and 8 great grandchildren.

She was proceeded in death by her parents, her brother Gordon B. Peterson, and 1 great granddaughter Charley Marie Potter.

There will be a viewing from 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM on Friday October 7, 2022, at Nelson Funeral Home 162 East 400 North. Logan Utah. Graveside services will be at 1:00 PM at the Logan City Cemetery, 1000 North 1200 East. Friends and family are all welcome.

The family would like to extend their thanks to Maple Springs and their deepest thank you to the staff at Symbii Hospice Care. Especially Elaine, Chelsie and Leslie. We appreciate the way you cared for and loved our mom.
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Friday, October 7, 2022

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Nelson Funeral Home

162 E 400 N, Logan, UT 84321

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