Gladys White - Departed on Dec 04, 2018 - Green Bay, WI
Gladys White - Departed on Dec 04, 2018 - Green Bay, WI

Gladys White

Born in Thorp, WI on Mar 07, 1927

Died on Dec 04, 2018 and resided in Green Bay, WI

Gladys Elaine (Olson) White, 91, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, December 4, 2018. She was born in Thorp on March 7, 1927, to the late Ed and Fern (Hatfield) Lund. Gladys married Ole Olson on August 21, 1943. She was employed for 10 years at Victory Memorial Hospital in Stanley, WI, and worked 25 years in Two Rivers, retiring in 1988. Her husband Ole worked at the same hospitals, he preceded her in death on November 28, 1998. They spent their vacations and weekends with the grandchildren camping and fishing in Northern Wisconsin. In 1989 they moved to Eagle River, WI and spent 11 years there before moving to Green Bay.

She is survived by her two sons and three daughters-in-law, Roger (Bonnie) Olson, Eagle River, Bruce (Mary) Olson, Green Bay, and Paula Olson, Green Bay; two daughters, Susan Olson, Manitowoc, and Sandra Olson, Brillion; 16 grandchildren, Amy Olson, Roger Olson Jr., Tara Casey, Richard Olson Sr., Shauntel Froelich, Wendy Walker, Roberto Castro, Armando Castro Jr., Robin Castro, Amber Olson, Josh Vohwinkel, Richard Vohwinkel, April Vohwinkel, Dustin Olson, and Kelly Olson; 23 great-grandchildren; fourgreat-great-grandchildren; four sisters, Louells Downing, Manitowoc, Lorraine Pomitlio, Chippewa Falls, Joan Nass, Bloomer, Susan Blanchet, Madison; and one brother, David Lund, Oregon, WI; one step-sister, Beverly Thill, Fall Creek; along with many nieces, nephews, and other relatives.

Gladys was preceded in death by her son, Richard Olson; one grandchild, John Castro; four sisters, Mozetta, Eloraine, Donna Lou, and Grace Lund; two brothers, Jack and George Lund; two brothers-in-law, Harold Downing, and Stanley Pomitlio.

Friends may gather at Proko-Wall Funeral Home, 1630 E. Mason St, on Saturday, December 8, 2018, from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. Funeral Service will be at 4:00 p.m. at the Funeral Home. Chaplain Bob Nooker will preside. Burial will be at Knollwood Memorial Park in Manitowoc. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.prokowall.com.

The family would like to extend a special thank you to the staff at Unity Hospice for all the care they gave to Gladys and her family.

Funeral Service: Saturday Dec 8, 2018, 4pm at Proko-Wall Funeral Home

Visitation: Saturday Dec 8, 2018, 2-4pm at Proko-Wall Funeral Home

Served by Proko-Wall Funeral Director: Shawn Kamke

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