Stacie Lee Olson, 47, of Julesburg, Colo., passed away Saturday, May 25, 2013, in Julesburg. A memorial service will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at the Julesburg High School Gym with the Rev. Dr. Stephen Gragg officiating. A private family interment will be at the Lisco Cemetery, Lisco.
Stacie was born April 14, 1966, in Lincoln to Douglas L. and Judy A. Heim. She was baptized on May 1, 1966, at Evangelical United Lutheran Church in Lincoln and was confirmed on May 4, 1980, at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Norfolk.
She attended grade school and junior high in Norfolk, high school at Adams Central in Hastings and was a member of Kappa Alpha Theta Fraternity at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. She married Thomas H. Olson Jr. on Sept. 23, 1989, in Lincoln.
Stacie was an active volunteer of her beloved Julesburg community, Hippodrome Board, P.T.O., Boosters Club, P.E.O., United Methodist Church, Julesburg School Board, Missoula Children’s Theatre and an assistant volleyball coach. However, Stacie’s true joy came from her children, her nieces and nephews and all the children in the community of Sedgwick County.
She is survived by husband, Tom Olson Jr.; son, Tommy Olson III, and daughter, Marin Olson, all of Julesburg; parents, Judy and Doug Heim of Omaha; father-in-law, Tom Olson Sr. and wife, Cynthia of Lisco; brother, Buck Heim and wife, Susan, of Omaha; sisters-in-law, Kerstin Eckstrom and husband, Bill of Lincoln, and Lynne Petro and husband, Tim, of Birmingham, Ala.; many aunts, uncles and cousins.
She was preceded in death by grandfather, Lloyd Heim, and grandmother, Charlotte Moorman Heim; grandfather, Clyde Edward Jeffries, and grandmother, Lucile Elizabeth (Adam) Jeffries.
Memorials may be made to the Stacie Olson Scholarship Fund in care of Points West Bank, P.O. Box 25, 100 E. 3rd St., Julesburg, CO 80737.
The family would like to offer our sincere thank you to the Julesburg Community and especially the Sedgwick County Community Hospital for Stacie’s tender loving care.
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