Ryan A. Olson 39, of Willmar formerly of Belgrade died Wednesday, July 31, 2019, at his home in Willmar. His funeral service will be 11:00 am, Saturday, August 3, 2019, at Crow River Lutheran Church in Belgrade. Burial will be at the church cemetery. A visitation will be held one hour prior to the service at the church. services are entrusted to Johnson Funeral Home in Belgrade. www.hafh.org
Ryan Anthony Olson was born January 16, 1980, in Willmar, MN, the son of Tony and Dianne (Howard) Olson. In 1998 Ryan moved to Willmar where he worked for Kandi Works DAC in Atwater.
Ryan was baptized in 1980 at Crow River Lutheran Church in rural Belgrade where he has been a lifelong member. Ryan enjoyed going to Stinger Baseball Games, community dances, and other community outings. He also enjoyed playing games and video games, listening to music, watching movies, and participating in the Special Olympics.
Ryan A. Olson died July 31, 2019, at the age of 39. He is survived by his mother, Dianne of Belgrade; sister, Taunya (Ken) Nolan of St. Cloud; niece, Jessica Olson (fiancé, Matt Berg); nephew, Kenny Nolan; great-niece, Bailey Rae Brunner; and his life-long friend, Tara Westaby.
Ryan was preceded in death by his father, Tony Olson.