Ethelyn H. (Bucher) Olson, age 102, of Edina, formerly of Zumbrota, passed away on June 3, 2019, in Edina.
Ethelyn was preceded in death by her parents, Myrtle and Edward Bucher; brother, Wayne Bucher; and sisters, Verona Wood, Elaine Gibson and Alice Thorie.
Ethelyn is survived by her brother, Joyce Bucher; sister, Carol (Steve) Chamberlin; six nieces, six nephews and many cousins and others.
Ethelyn was born on the family farm in rural Zumbrota on May 9, 1917. She graduated from Winona State Teachers College and taught school for a few years. Ethelyn then moved to Los Angeles and worked in a bank. After Ethelyn retired, she moved back to Zumbrota and Rochester.
A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, June 13, at the United Redeemer Lutheran Church, 560 West Third Street, Zumbrota with burial and luncheon to follow.