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John William Olson Of Southampton Dies February 10
- 27 East February 13th, 2018
- Source: http://www.27east.com/news/article.cfm/General-Interest-Southampton/547472/John-William-Olson-Of-Southampton-Dies-February-10
John William Olson of Southampton died at his home on Hutchinson Island, Florida, surrounded by family and caregivers, on February 10, 2018. He was 91. Born in Jamaica, Queens, on May 30, 1926, Mr. Olson was the only son of Swedish immigrants, Johan and Johanna Olson. He served in the U.S. Air Force at the end of World War II and received his undergraduate education on the G.I. Bill. He later earned his master’s degree in civil engineering from Brooklyn Polytechnic Institute [now the NYU Tandon School of Engineering].