Michael Dale Olson

February 16, 1963-December 9, 2017

Michael Dale Olson, 54, passed away Saturday, December 9, 2017 of health problems. Michael was born in Milwaukee WI on February 16, 1963 and at age 8 moved to Hanford CA with his family. Michael is preceded in death by his parents Anna Jean (Penney) Olson and Robert Richard Olson. Michael is survived by his wife of 28 years Sheila (Stecker) Olson; son Robert Olson and sweetheart Yadira; daughter Lindsay (Olson) Stevens, husband Kyle and two granddaughters who were the joys of his life Brylin and Adalyn Stevens. He is also survived by sisters Penney Olson, Tammy Gonzales and nieces, nephews and in laws.

Michael and Sheila worked and raised their kids in Bakersfield and as the kids grew up he volunteered as soccer coach and referee as well as volunteering at baseball events. Michael served on the school board as well.

Throughout Michael's life he loved his family and friends enjoying events and making sure everyone had a good time especially the kids.

Michael worked for Long John Silver's restaurant for 30 years from Bakersfield then changed careers and he and Sheila moved to Hanford and he worked for Cargill now owned by Pitman Farms where he worked in the animal feed business.

Michael always helped others, loved to be around family and friends and will be missed. Michael's Celebration of Life will be Friday, January 5th at the Hanford Elks Lodge 506 N. Douty Street in Hanford at 12noon.