Oscar Olson

DEVILS LAKE Oscar Olson, 93, Devils Lake, died Tuesday, Dec. 31, 2013, in a Devils Lake nursing home.

He was born May 28, 1920, on a farm northwest of McVille, the son of Henry and Lena (Shefte) Olson. He entered the Army at Fort Snelling, Minn., on Nov. 14, 1942 and served at Fort Benning, Ga., during World War II. He was honorably discharged April 26, 1943, with the rank of private.

Survivors; sister, Mabel Hassinger, St. Paul, Minn.

Funeral: Wednesday, 10:30 a.m., St. Olaf Lutheran Church, Devils Lake.

Burial: In the spring in Devils Lake Cemetery.

(Gilbertson Funeral Home, Devils Lake.)