It is with great sorrow to announce that Douglas Leroy Olson, Sr. passed away on July 16th in Casper Wyoming in a care center after a short battle with cancer. Born in Superior, Wisconsin April 10, 1955, he lived a long and satisfying life. Douglas served in the army and the Air Force during Vietnam 1972-1975, he will be receiving military honors. After his service he came home to marry the love of his life Vicky Rettinghouse November 12 1976, they had four children. He was a cook most of his life but he had a degree in truck driving and cab driving. He enjoyed country music and western movies. He was a loving husband, father and grandfather. He is survived by his brothers, sisters, daughters Jennifer, Michelle, and Samantha, nieces, nephews and 10 grandchildren. Proceeded in death by his parents Verena Goodwin and George Olson, ex wife Vicky Rettinghouse-Olson, brother Rick Olson and sister Marlene, his son Douglas Olson, Jr. and granddaughter Savannah. Services will be held Thursday July 22nd at 2pm at Oregon Trail Veterans Cemetery.
Arrangements are entrusted to the care of Bustard & Jacoby Funeral Home, 600 CY Avenue, Casper, WY 82601.
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