Margaret (Marge) Kathryn Olson age 94 died on December 5, 2021. She was born on March 22, 1927 to Rose (Knoll) and Joseph Stumpf. Marge grew up on the 4 Square Ranch, 3 miles west of Mandan, ND. She was from a large German-Russian family. Her parents and eleven siblings pre-deceased her. Marge married Edwin Olson on June 25, 1946. They were world travelers; South America, Africa, Russia, Europe, and China were some of the places they traveled to. Marge and Ed owned A-1 Olson Typewriter Company in downtown Fargo for over 30 years. Marge belonged to “Catholic Daughters” since 1957 and was a member of the Blessed Sacrament church in West Fargo. She was an aunt to many nieces and nephews. Marge was a devoted wife and mother. She is survived by her husband Edwin Olson, daughters Deb Olson Frey (Jeff), and Pamela Olson James (Steven), grand children Krystal, Nick Frey, Sean Kennedy (Valerie Green), Erik Haines, and great-grand child Weston Green-Kennedy. Thank you to Sanford Hospice for the care you have shown Margaret. There will be no funeral services however, arrangements will be made by Boulger Funeral Home.

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  1. Deb and family so sorry to hear about the loss of your Mother. It was always a joy to see her and your father.
    Hold tight to all the memories. May she rest in peace and God hold all of you lovingly in his hands.

  2. May Marge rest in peace. My husband Steve and I extend our deepest sympathies to Ed and the rest of the family. We were blessed to get to know Ed and Marge at Blessed Sacrament Church. We so looked forward to seeing them most Sundays. We have been thinking of them since this darn pandemic started, as well as praying for their health. Know that we will miss that sparkle in Marge’s eye and her advice for a happy marriage – “get a BIG stick and use it often!”. Eternal Rest dear Marge and may the peace that surpasses all understanding be with Ed and all the family during this time of sadness and sorrow.

  3. Dear Deb and the Family of Margaret Olson: I send me sincere condolences and prayers on the loss of your mother,, Margaret Olson, I did not know your Mother but I do have wonderful remembrances of you, Deb, and your family. Our connection was with my deceased daughter, Sandie. I am sure you remember her.

    It is so hard to lose a loved one and my sympathy is with you.

    Sincerely, Clarice Dancer

  4. Dearest Uncle Ed, Deb, Pam and Family
    My deepest condolences Aunt Marge was not only my Aunt but my Godmother and a very special person in my life. Aunt Marge and Uncle Ed had a true Love story marriage and they were an amazing example of true love 💕
    May God comfort you with knowing that she is no longer suffering with any illnesses and she is joined in Heaven with not only her folks but all of her siblings. Aunt Marge will be Dearly missed.
    Love Marilyn (Clara’s youngest)

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