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Steve Olson age 71 of New Boston, Texas passed away Friday, February 15, 2019 at his residence.  Mr. Olson was born October 29, 1947 in Hot Springs, South Dakota.  He was a retired welding leader at Red River Army Depot and was of the Luthern faith. He was preceded in death by one brother Harley Olson.

Survivors include two sons and one daughter in law Shannon Olson, Chris and Nicki Olson all of New Boston, Texas, one daughter Shelly Smith, one sister and brother in law, Sharon and Charles Weatherford of Hooks, Texas, six grandchildren, one great grandchild and numerous other friends and relatives.

Funeral Services will be held at 2:00 P.M. Monday, February 18, 2019 at Bates Rolf Chapel with Bro. Steve Minter officiating.  Interment will be in Ringwood Cemetery, New Boston under the direction of Bates Rolf Funeral Home, New Boston, Texas. Visitation will be Monday, February 18, 2019 from 1:00 P.M. until 2:00 P.M., prior to service at the Funeral Home.

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Bowie County Citizens Tribune

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