In loving memory of

Edna May Olson
January 28, 1928 - January 3, 2022

Edna May Olson, 93 year old resident of Little Falls died Monday, January 3 at her home in Little Falls. A funeral service will be held on Thursday, January 6 at 11:00 A.M. at Zion Lutheran Church in Little Falls with Rev. Gary Hendrickson officiating. A visitation will be held from 10:00 A.M. until the hour of the service on Thursday at the church. The burial will be at Highland Home Cemetery in Jamestown, North Dakota in the Spring.

Edna May Zimmer was born on January 28, 1928 in Windsor, North Dakota to the late John and Laura (Hoye) Zimmer. She attended rural country school in Windsor, ND. As a young lady she worked at the Fashion Gallery in Jamestown, ND. She was united in marriage to Martin J. Olson on June 19, 1965 in Jamestown, ND. The couple lived in Jamestown for a few years before moving to Little Falls, MN. Edna worked at Larson Boats in Little Falls for 21 years. She enjoyed working in her garden, embroidering, sewing and playing cards. She was a member of Zion Lutheran Church in Little Falls.

Left to cherish her memory are her son, Roger Harriman of Little Falls, MN; brothers, Herbert (Bessie) Zimmer and Donald Zimmer all of Clarissa, MN.

She was preceded in death by her parents, John (Laura) Zimmer; husband, Martin Olson; son, Allen; daughter, Elaine; sisters, Lila (Ben) Larson; Velma; brothers, Harold and Kenneth (Ester).

Emblom Brenny Funeral Service is Cherishing the Memory and Celebrating the Life of Edna. 320-632-4393.


Kate (Zak) Davis wrote on Jan 5, 2022:

"What a beautiful lady. Heaven gained another angel. My deepest sympathy Roger. Always had such a good time when she came to get her hair done."

Lyle Zimmer Family wrote on Jan 5, 2022:

"Roger, we are sorry for your loss and will keep you in our prayers. We have many fond memories of Aunt Edna throughout the years and appreciate the kindness she showed to our family. Due to the travel distance from California, we will not be in attendance at the visitation and funeral but we will be thinking of you. Sincerely, the Lyle Zimmer Family."

Ken and Kathy Garrison Kloss wrote on Jan 4, 2022:

"Oh Edna? I was just going to check in with you a few days ago. Sorry I didn?t. My condolences to the family. She was a special lady. "