Services for Mathew Wayne Olson will be 2 p.m. Tuesday, March 23, 2010 at the Craddock Memorial Chapel with the Rev. Ron Elmore officiating.

 


Services for Mathew Wayne Olson will be 2 p.m. Tuesday, March 23, 2010 at the Craddock Memorial Chapel with the Rev. Ron Elmore officiating.


Interment will be at Rosehill Cemetery. Mathew was born Oct. 4, 1981, at Nevada, Mo., to Ben and Kendra S. Hunt Olson. He passed from this life on March 19, 2010, at the age of 28. He graduated from Nevada High School in Missouri in 2000.


Mathew married Salli Argo in Ardmore on March 10, 2006. He was an avid gun and knife collector and was a member of the NRA. He loved the outdoors, the lake, watching movies, cooking and eating specialty foods and spending time with his family and friends. He was a Methodist. Mathew is survived by his wife, who was the love of his life, Salli Olson of the home; son Boyer Wayne Olson of the home; stepson Whitt Brandon Wilson of the home; mother Kendra S. Kelley and stepfather Gary of Lone Grove; father Ben Olson and stepmother Conney of Missouri; sister Kirby Crane and Michael Rudd of Edmond, Oklahoma; stepsister Stacie Schmidt of Valparaiso, Ind.; stepbrothers Gary Kelley, Jr. & wife Dorothy of Lone Grove, Michael Graves of Nevada, Mo.; grandparents Kenneth and Sue Hunt of El Mott, Texas; great-grandmother Leota Hunt of Butler, Mo.; step-grandfather Roy Dailey of Nevada, Mo.; niece Jessie Kelley of Lone Grove; uncles and aunts Dale Hunt and Sherrill Caddell of Lone Grove, Robert Hunt and Nikki of Waco, Texas, Dave and Jacqueline Olson of Chesterfield, Mo., Bill and Patricia Olson of Plymouth, Wis., Joe and Lana Olson of Joplin, Mo.; great aunt and uncle Kenny and Vicki Wackerman of Butler, Mo.; cousins Kali and Kortney Hunt of Waco, Texas, and many friends. Pallbearers will be Scott Davis, Richard Welch, Ethan Welch, Jake Welch, Casey Hall, Gary Ross. Honorary bearers will be Carl Welke. The family will receive friends Monday from 7-8 p.m. at the funeral home. Online condolences may be made at www.craddockfuneralhome.com. Services are under the direction of Craddock Funeral Home.