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Donald Emfrey Olson, b: 26 May 1934 in Spencer, Boyd, NE, d: 05 Feb 2017 in Gregory, Gregory, SD.  He married 1)  07 Sep 1951 to Laura Jean Stevenson, daughter of Ivan M. Stevenson & Mamie Effie Monroe.

Don became an auctioneer and livestock dealer.

Donald and Laura Jean had 6 children:

1.  Leon Olson, married 1) Ms. Dummer. m 2):  Melody Manley, m 3):  Doris Voigt

2.  Doug Olson married 1) Linda Schmitz, daughter of Joseph & Helen Schmitz. They had 4 children.  Doug & Linda  divorced.  Doug then married 2) Rhonda Frasch, daughter of Rudolph S. Frasch (1924-2011)  & LouAnn Guthmiller.  They divorced, and he married 3) Jodene Kay Schochenmaier, daughter of Reuben R. Schochenmaier (1918-1963) and Rosella Bentz.


3.  Vonda Olson married Allen Lee Bentz, son of Donald Dean Bentz & Betty Jean Stoltenberg.  They have at least 1 child:

            1.  Randy Lee Bentz, married 28 June 2003 in St. Patrick's Church, O'Neill, Holt, NE, to Jamie R. Friedel.

4.  Gaylord E. Olson married 1) Gayle Slaba.  They are divorced.

5.  Paula Olson d: before Feb 2017

5.  Laureen Olson married Corey Van Den Hoek

Don and Laura divorced.

Don then married 2), Nora Elizabeth Boyden.  She had  previously married & divorced Verald Atlee Schubert.  Don and Nora had no children.  They divorced after a few years.