Allen Olson


Rockford, Illinois

July 9, 2021

Allen McCrea Olson, 82, Rockford, Illinois, passed away July 9, 2021.  

Allen was born June 22, 1939, in Rock Rapids, Iowa, to Chester and Mildred (Masterson) Olson. The family moved to Inwood, Iowa, when he was a young boy. He grew up there and graduated from Inwood High School in 1957. 

On Jan. 21, 1967, he married Patricia Moran. He worked many years in the fastener industry and retired from Illinois State Tollway. He was a member of the Belvidere, Illinois, VFW. 

Survivors include his wife; his son Mike (Kelly) Olson of Saint Charles, Illinois; two grandchildren and numerous extended family members. 

He was predeceased by his parents; his son, Jay Olson, and his brother, Blaine Olson. 

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