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Dwight Olson

December 10, 1951 - July 11, 2018

Dwight Olson, 66, passed away Wednesday, July 11, 2018, in his home in Fruitland, Idaho. Dwight was born in Ontario, Oregon, on Dec. 10, 1951, the fifth of five children: Phyllis, Norman, Ardis and Glenda. He graduated from Ontario High School in 1970. His senior class voted him “Most Friendly.” Dwight was a kind and loving man, described as having a heart of gold, who tackled all with enthusiasm and zest.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Glen and Pauline Olson. Dwight is survived by his wife, Barbara; daughter, Sarah Olson Bradbury, son-in-law, Mark and their daughter, Avi; and daughter, Alyssa Olson.

Dwight met Barbara Brintnall when they were both freshmen at Northwest Christian College in Eugene. They married June 15, 1973 and . . .