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Nate Olsby

February 11, 1984 - July 26, 2017

Prayer Service - Monday

July 31, 2017
- 7:00 PM

Boulger Funeral Home & Celebration of Life Center, Fargo

Visitation - Monday

July 31, 2017
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Boulger Funeral Home & Celebration of Life Center, Fargo

Memorial Mass - Tuesday

August 01, 2017
- 11:00 AM

St. Benedict Catholic Church, Wild Rice, ND

Visitation - Tuesday

August 01, 2017
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

St. Benedict Catholic Church, Wild Rice, ND


Boulger Funeral Home

Nate Olsby

February 11, 1984 - July 26, 2017


Nate C. Olsby, 33, Fargo passed away Wednesday, July 26, 2017.

Nate was born February 11, 1984 in Fargo, North Dakota to Dwight and Nancy (Fischer) Olsby. He attended Carl Ben Eielson Elementary, Agassiz Middle School, Discovery Junior High and Fargo South High School where he was a part of the State Championship Golf team. He attended the Arizona Golf Academy, earning his Assistant Golf Pro certificate. He also a volunteer for the American Red Cross, Fargo.

His love for his family and friends returned him to Fargo in 2004. He had a deep love and passion for all sports and excelled at both Hockey and Golf but his true love was his family and friends. He had a passion for cooking and was extremely close with his grandma Lorraine (Blotsky) Martin and he enjoyed helping her.

He is survived by his parents, Nancy (Aaron) Dodd, Fargo, ND; daughter, Sydney, Fargo, ND; sister, Jennifer (Kyle) Wegener, Davenport, ND, brother, Kyle Nelson, Plymouth, MN; grandmother, Lorraine Martin, Fargo, ND, grandparents, Jack and Florence Fischer, Roundup, MT; nieces and nephews, Bria, Ava, Brock Wegener and many aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.

He was preceded in death by his father, Dwight, grandfather, Charles Olsby and uncles, Bruce Fischer and David Fischer.

In lieu of flowers, a youcaring site has been set up, Click here for Nate’s Youcaring site

Prayer Service: 7:00 P.M. Monday, July 31, 2017 at Boulger Funeral Home & Celebration of Life Center, Fargo with visitation starting at 5:00 P.M.

Funeral Mass: 11:00 A.M. Tuesday, August 1, 2017 at St. Benedict Catholic Church, Wild Rice, ND with visitation starting at 10:00 A.M.

Interment: Holy Cross Cemetery North, Fargo.


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15 responses to “Nate C. Olsby”

  1. Cassie and Adam says:

    Nancy, Jenny, and Family: we are so very sorry for your tremendous loss. Nate was such an amazing person and we loved him so very much. We were truly blessed to call him a friend and we will always cherish the memories and moments we shared. Thoughts and prayers for you during this difficult time.

  2. Iva says:

    Dear Family, I’m very sorry for you loss. I’m sending lots of prayers your way. Nate made this world a better place. All we can do is cherish all the great memories and keep them close to our hearts. Shine bright, Nate! We love you ❤️

  3. Scott Maus says:

    Didn’t know him very well and losing a loved one wherever in life brings sorrow,, grieving ,and sadness. My heart and thoughts go out to your family in this time of grieving!!

  4. Brooke Pedersen says:

    My thoughts and prayers are with his family! Nate was a wonderful person!

  5. Pam Buchholz Hayes says:

    I didn’t know Nate well but grew Up with Mark Dwight Julie and Bob.
    He was good friends with my Nephew Brian Buchholz. My prayers are with all of you.
    Pam Buchholz Hayes

  6. Alicia Stieglitz (Calkins) says:

    I’ve known Nate since elementary school and this hurts my heart so much!!! I remember us girls fighting over him and seeing who could kiss him first. I remember him and a few others over to my parents house and playing spin the bottle when my mom rolled up and all the boys’ bikes were in the back and I told them to sneak out the front door. We were totally busted. As we grew up, we weren’t as close as we were when we were young but I’ll never forget Nate or all those great times we had just being kids. I’m so sorry for your family’s loss and am praying for all of you. I can’t believe this has happened but truly cherish the fact I was able to know such a great person. He will forever be missed.

  7. James says:

    I am very saddened to hear this. I grew up playing hockey with Nate. In our older years I’d cross paths with him time to time. Always kind and had a story to tell. My best wishes to family and friends.

  8. Edie mielke says:

    So sorry for your loss, my thoughts and prayers to all the Olsby family , please God put your arms around this family and give them strength to get through this difficult time.

  9. Cindi Bigalke-McCardle says:

    Nancy and family I am so sorry for your loss. I never got to meet Nate and I wish I could have. My
    thoughts and prayers are with you and the entire family. God Bless.

  10. Casey Bahe says:

    Thoughts and prayers are with you. Nate was a wonderful person and he will be greatly missed.

  11. Deb Hruby says:

    My prayers are with you Nancy, Jenny, Lorraine and Family. I will never forget Nates beautiful smile and twinkling eyes. I am so sad to hear this. Peace and Prayers.

  12. carolyn Ann calkins says:

    Nancy and family. I am so sorry for Your loss. You are in my thoughts and prayers.


  13. Jeremiah Stensrud says:

    I never really knew Nate but as a fellow classmate of Fargo South it saddens me to have heard of another life lost too soon. My deepest condolences!

    May you rest in peace Nate.☝☝☝

  14. Dora Kelly says:

    Nancy and Family….Thinking of you and wishing you God’s blessings. We are so sad to hear of your loss….if there is anything we can do, let us know.

  15. JG says:

    I am so sorry for your loss. It breaks our hearts when death separates us from the ones we love so much, especially when they are as young as Nate. The Bible reminds us that God sees our pain and sadness and has promised that soon, “death will be swallowed up forever.” (Isaiah 25:8) He will heal our broken hearts by resurrecting our precious loved ones to life again. (John 6:40) I hope the beautiful memories of Nate and these promises from God comfort you in the days to come.

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