AUGUST 26, 1919 - AUGUST 11, 2011
Funeral services for Virginia Olsen, 91, of Frost, were August 16, 2011, at United Lutheran Church at Frost. Virginia died August 11, 2011, at St. Luke's Lutheran Care Center, Blue Earth.
Virginia was born August 26, 1919, at Pilot Grove, Minnesota, the daughter of Lewis and Ane (Egeland) Sebby. She was raised and educated in the Pilot Grove, Blue Earth and Frost schools and was a member of Frost's first graduating class in 1938. She married Arthur L. Olsen March 23, 1940, at the Emerald Lutheran Church, Frost. She was a homemaker on the family farm west of Frost and was a teachers' aide. she was a longtime member of United Lutheran Church, Frost, where she was active with Ladies Aide and was a 4-H leader. She enjoyed painting pictures and glassware, sewing, gardening, entertaining and traveling. She traveled across the united States and made several trips to Norway and other European countries. She enjoyed social events with friends and family.
She is survived by two sons, Steven (Rikke) Olsen of Owatonna and Dan (Deb) Olsen of Blue Earth, and by one daughter, Kathryn Olsen of Tucson; nine grandchildren, eleven great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.
Virginia was preceded in death by her parents, husband in 1984, sisters: Alma Ryg, Agnes Rosenau, Myrtle Martin, Evelyn Irey and Lenora Underdahl; and brothers: Emil, Archie and Edward Sebby.
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