Kenneth Raymond Olson, 81, husband of Julie Olson of Taylors, died Tuesday, March 14, 2023 at home.
Born in South Haven, MI, he was the son of the late Elmer and Gladys Gunterberg Olson.
Ken was a member of St. Andrews Presbyterian Church. He received his bachelor’s degree from Bradley University in Peoria, IL. He was first employed with his father’s business, Olson Brothers Construction, in South Haven, MI. After moving to South Carolina, he worked for Suitt Construction Company.
Ken and his wife enjoyed 30 wonderful years together. He is also survived by two daughters, Kelly Olson Romero (Joaquin) and Laci Olson; a step-son, Neil Carpin (Belle); and five grandchildren, Maria, Eva and Sam Romero and Mason and Maggie Carpin; and his brother, Roger Olson (Sue).
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his sister, Charlotte Smith.
A memorial service will be held at St. Andrews Presbyterian Church on Sunday, March 19, 2023 at 2:00 p.m. with visitation to immediately follow.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the St. Andrews Presbyterian Church, 1860 Reid School Road, Taylors, SC 29687.
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