Mesa- Marilyn Phyllis Olson, 89, slipped peacefully into the eternities on December 6, 2020 at her home in Mesa, AZ with her family by her side. We find joy she has been reunited with her eldest daughter Marie and her loving husband, George. She is survived by her daughters Vicki Shultz (Frosty), Terri Lynn Olson and Neola Judd (Stephen) and by her sons Tracy Olson (Paula), John Olson (Jacqueline) and Don Olson (Annette). Marilyn was a beloved grandmother and was adored by her 41 grandchildren and 83 great grandchildren.
Marilyn was born in Denver Colorado in 1931 to Alford and Ruth Gay. She later met George Olson while he was serving in the US Air Force and they were married on 5/16/1952. Marilyn loved her family and along with George, instilled in their children a love for God, a love for this great country and deep love for each other. She will be dearly missed.
An open viewing will be held on December 11, 2020 from 6-8pm at the Bunker Garden Chapel located at 33 N. Centennial Way Mesa, AZ. Funeral services will be Saturday December 12, 2020 at 11am at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints church building locate at 1550 N. Val Vista with a short grave side service at 1230pm at the City of Mesa Cemetery. (Face coverings are required at each event)