Obituary for Kenneth Thomas Olsen

    • Name: Kenneth Thomas Olsen
    • Home Town: Calabash, NC
    • Date of Death: 07/29/2018
    • Birth Place: New York City, NY
    • Birth Date: 08/28/1929
    • Service Date: 08/02/2018 at 02:00 PM
    • Visit Date: 08/02/2018
    • Visit Times: 1:00 - 2:00 PM
    • Service Place: Brunswick Funeral Service Chapel, Shallotte
    • Interment: Coastal Carolina State Veterans Cemetery, Jacksonville, NC

    Kenneth Thomas Olsen, 88, died Sunday, July 29, 2018.

    Born in New York City, NY on August 28, 1929, a son of the late Hens Olsen and Josephine Bolan Olsen.

    Surviving is his wife, Lorraine Lyons Olsen.

    Mr. Olsen was a U.S. Marine Corps veteran, having served in the Korean Conflict. He was a member of the China Marine Association, Marine Corps Tanker Association, VFW and, the Marine Corps League in Calabash.

    A Prayer service will be held on Thursday, August 2, 2018 at 2:00 pm in the Brunswick Funeral Service Chapel. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service.

    Interment will be in Coastal Carolina State Veterans Cemetery, Jacksonville, NC

    Memorial donations may be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Attn: Memorial & Honors Program, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105

    Online condolences may be made to

    Brunswick Funeral Service, Shallotte


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