Celebration of Life planned for Olson
Thursday, January 10, 2013 4:00 AM
Johanna Olson's "Celebration of Life" will be held at Hamline University Saturday, Jan. 19, at the Klas Center from 1-5 p.m. with a service at 2 p.m.
Hamline University is located at 1536 Hewitt Ave, St. Paul, Minn. The Klas Center is located on the north end of the campus on Taylor Avenue next to the football track and field facility and across the street from the Lloyd W. D. Walker Field House.
Olson, a 2001 graduate of Luther College, was a two-time National Champion for the women's cross country team. During her senior year she was never defeated in a race she entered.
Olson succumbed to a brain tumor Jan. 3, in Bend, Ore., following a 15 year battle.