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Ruth Harvey
November 6, 1926 ~
January 13, 2018

Robert Kleven
March 14, 1955 ~
January 09, 2018

Bruce A. Olson
June 28, 1949 ~
January 08, 2018

Dolores Dighans
November 21, 1943 ~
January 07, 2018

Lauren DeWise
March 26, 1982 ~
January 07, 2018

Dr. Albina Claps-Paglia
September 20, 1922 ~
January 05, 2018

Michael White
October 10, 1957 ~
January 03, 2018


Bruce A. Olson

June 28, 1949 ~ January 08, 2018

Bruce A. Olson, 68, passed away on January 8th, 2018, in Bozeman, Montana. Bruce was born to Eugene “Gene” and Elizabeth “Betty” Olson in Bozeman on June 28th, 1949.

Growing up in the area, Bruce graduated from Bozeman High School and developed a love for the outdoors. In his younger years, Bruce loved camping, fishing, and hiking. Bruce’s first love, however, was a motorcycle. 

As his life progressed, Bruce even developed an interest in video games – which he shared with his daughter, Sarah. They would spend hours and hours together. They also enjoyed a wide range of movies, but shared one forever favorite: “Star Trek.” 

Bruce is preceded in death by his parents, Gene and Betty; sister, Janice Olson; and his brother, Jarold Olson. He is survived by his daughter, Sarah (Billy) Monroe. 

Long live “Star Trek,” Daddy. 

No services are planned.

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