Gerald “Jerry” Roger Olson 60, Crivitz passed away Thursday June 14, 2012 at home surrounded by his family after a courageous battle with cancer. He was born on March 18, 1952 in Marinette to the late LeRoy and Imogene (Krause) Olson Sr. He was raised on the Olson family farm where he also raised his family. He worked with his father, brothers and sons in logging and building roads. He was also employed 22 years for the Town of Stephenson. Jerry enjoyed bulldozing, motorcycle riding, hunting, fishing, and camping. He will be missed by his many friends family and especially his faithful companion Buddy. Survivors include his wife of 43 years Donna; 2 sons Jim (Kathy) and Dan (Stacey) Olson both Crivitz; a former daughter-in-law Cheryl Olson, North Fon du Lac. 5 grandchildren Stephanie, Haili, Amanda, Jonathan, Kaydee, and 2 foster grandchildren Areanna, and Karissa; 2 brothers LeRoy (Carol) Olson Jr., Peshtigo; and Don (Elaine) Olson, Crivitz; nieces, nephews other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by a sister Bonnie Jensen. The family will greet relatives and friends from 2-6 PM Friday June 22, 2012 at Rhodes-Charapata Funeral Home, Crivitz. Memorial Service 6 PM at the Funeral Home with Rev. Lina Wittmann officiating. Please visit www.rhodescharapata.com to express online condolences.