Skip to main content
Updated:
Original:

Visitation, funeral details for John Olson

Author:

John Olson, founder and chairman of the largest ad agency in the Twin Cities, died Saturday, Sept. 7, at his home after a 13-month battle with cancer. Service details:

Visitation 4-8pm Monday, September 9th at

First Memorial Funeral Chapel

At 7110 France Ave South

Edina, MN 55435

Phone: 952-924-4900

Mass of Christian burial noon, Tuesday, September 10th

At the Basilica of St Mary

Hennepin & 16th

In downtown Minneapolis.

A reception will follow.

There will be an additional visitation at the Basilica

From 10:30am to noon – preceding the mass.

Read Rick Kupchella's tribute to his friend...and his account of being there as Olson recorded his final musical project in Nashville last fall.

Next Up

Justin Jefferson

Vikings-49ers: 5 things you can count on

Sunday's matchup is a pivotal game in the NFC playoff picture.

Gopher Football

Watch: Gophers troll Badgers with 'Jump Around' after Saturday's win

First they took Paul Bunyan's Axe. Then they took their tradition.

Brandon Richart, missing person

Search underway for missing man in Anoka area

Brandon Richart was last seen Nov. 17.

U.S. Bank Stadium

5 teams win first state championships at Prep Bowl

A pair of records fell as the Prep Bowl lived up to the hype.

ashley Carlson

Remains of missing WI mom found in Pine County, MN

Ashley Miller-Carlson was 33 years old.

D'Angelo Russell

D'Lo's late takeover helps Timberwolves win double-OT thriller

Russell caught fire to help the Timberwolves get back to .500.

Gopher Football

Gophers suffocate Badgers, reclaim Paul Bunyan's Axe

Minnesota picked up its first home win over the Badgers since 2003.

Meeker County Sheriff's Office

Boy, 6, run over after falling off trailer in Meeker Co. tree farm accident

He was airlifted to Hennepin County Medical Center with internal injuries.

Target store

Target unveils deals for 2-day 'Cyber Monday' event

The promotion kicks off Sunday, November 28.

Screen Shot 2021-11-27 at 9.59.30 AM

Edina police warn of recent burglary trend targeting garages and vehicles

The Edina Police Department is increasing patrols in affected neighborhoods in response to the trend.

Related