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December 31, 2012
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Shirley M. Wolter, 82, of Fort Dodge passed away Saturday, December 29, 2012 at the Marian Home.

A visitation will be 4:00 to 7:00 Wed-nesday January 2, 2012 at Laufersweiler-Sievers Funeral Home. A private family service will be held Thursday at North Lawn Cemetery.

Shirley is survived by her husband, Robert "Barney"; son, Timothy and wife Theresa of Badger; grandchildren, Chris and Courtney; sisters, Beverly Simons of Kansas City, KS; Donna Webb of Lodi, CA; Darlene Philips of Goldfield; brothers, Berhard (Sonnie) Olson of Yankton, SD and Wayne Olson of Lodi, CA.

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She was preceded in death by her parents, Harold and Faye (Howard) Olson and a brother, Glen Olson.

Shirley M. Olson was born February 18, 1930 in Fort Dodge. She was raised and educated in Fort Dodge graduating from Fort Dodge Senior High in 1949. On February 18, 1951 she was united in marriage to Robert B. Wolter and St. Paul Lutheran Church. The then couple established their home in Fort Dodge. Shirley worked for Hormels, the Box Factory, and retired from Allied Moving Company after 20 years of service.

Memorials may be left to the discretion of the family.



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