James Olson, 68, of Mitchell, SD, died Monday, June 1, 2020 at his home in Mitchell. Visitation will be 5-7:00 PM Monday, June 8, 2020 at Bittner Funeral Chapel with a 6:30 PM prayer service.
James Olson was born on August 8, 1951 to Betty Ann Olson in Wagner, SD. He graduated high school in Wagner, and attended college at Faith Bible School. James was united in marriage to Mary Andera.
James worked at Coca-Cola for 38 ½ years. He enjoyed sports, collecting baseball caps, and Coke memorabilia.
James is survived by his siblings, Gordon Harrell, Roxanne (Larry) Stunes, Lorrie (Philip) Williams, Paul D (Naomi) Kruse, and Susan Kruse; along with numerous nieces, nephews, great nieces, and great nephews.
He is preceded in death by his mother, Betty; step-father, Paul Kruse; and maternal grandparents, Oscar and Agnes Olson.