OBITUARY: Donita Lynn Olsen

 Donita Lynn Olsen

July 14, 1950 ~ December 3, 2021

Donita Lynn Olsen passed away after a short battle with colon cancer on Friday, Dec. 3, 2021. 

Donita was born in Ontario, Oregon, on July 14, 1950, to Lindy and Donna Dentinger, their first child. Donita was a lifelong Vale resident. She graduated from Vale High School in 1968, went to college and married her high school sweetheart, Mike, in 1969. They were lovingly married just shy of 52 years. They made their home in Vale, raised three daughters and were active members in the community. 

If you know Donita, you immediately think of her distinctive laugh. Too many times to count Donita would be in a store when someone would peek their head around the aisle to say, “I knew . . .