Arthur E. Olsen, 93,
Bonita Springs, Florida – Arthur E. Olsen, 93, of Ft. Myers, died Friday, July 19, 2013. A former resident of Marshalltown, Iowa, he had been a seasonal resident of Southwest Florida for many years. He was born April 4, 1920 in State Center, IA, the son of Martin Jacob and Anna (ne Miller) Olsen. He was a U.S. Navy veteran of W.W. II. He worked for Fisher’s Governor for 37 years, the last 17 years as a foreman. He was a member of the 25 year club as well as the American Legion. Mr. Olsen is survived by his loving daughter, Sharon (Stan) Crouse of Bonita Springs, FL; four cherished grandchildren, Danny, Cary, Melissa and Kim; and eight great grandchildren, Carissa, Caylyn, Emily, Kirsten, Matthew, Justen, Alison, and Brianne. He was preceded in death by his beloved wife, Dorothy in 2008, his daughter, Nancy Beaty in 2012, as well as his sister, Gerda Kyneston and brother, Carl (both of Arizona). Funeral services will be held in Iowa at a later date. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests that memorial contributions be made to and checks payable to Iowa Veterans Home c/o Volunteer Services, 1301 Summit Street, Marshalltown, IA 50158-5485.