October 1, 1915 ~ January 5, 2018
Alice Olson, age 102, Fargo passed away peacefully on Friday, January 5, 2018 at Bethany on 42nd, Fargo.
Alice Grafsgaard was born on October 1, 1915 to Alfred and Anna (Peterson) Grafsgaard in McHenry, ND where she grew up on a farm. Alice was united in marriage to Lawrence Olson on June 7, 1940 in Binford, ND. They lived in Northwood, ND until settling in Fargo in 1954 where they raised three children.
Alice was a longtime member of Olivet Lutheran Church, Fargo. There she enjoyed being a member of the Olivet Quilters, making quilts that were provided to graduating seniors and sent all over the world to those in need. Alice also enjoyed spending time with her family and friends, especially her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
She is survived by her three children, Beatrice (Thad) Uehling of Lothian, Maryland, Lawrence (Mary) Olson of Mountain Iron, Minnesota, and Sandra (Darryl) Prischmann of Glyndon, Minnesota; 7 grandchildren and 17 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, two sisters, Esther and Norma and one brother, Arthur.
Funeral Service: 11:00 A.M. Wednesday, January 10, 2018 at Boulger Funeral Home & Celebration of Life Center, Fargo with visitation starting at 10:00 A.M.
Burial: Northwood, North Dakota in the spring.