Elaine C. Olson, 92, of Eau Claire, passed away Monday, December 19, 2016, at Our House Senior Living in Eau Claire.

She was born February 2, 1924, in Strum, WI, the daughter of Julius and Ester (Schneller) Alf.  Elaine married Willis Olson on March 7, 1942, in Stillwater, MN.  Elaine attended school in Menomonie and was employed at UW Stout for many years working in food service.

She is survived by her daughters Sandra (Manny) Hoeft of Eau Claire, Patricia (Mike Duffy) Lindlan of Champlin, MN, Constance (Dan) Vradenburg of Gulf Shores, AL; also by numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, a great-great granddaughter, cousins, nieces & nephews; and a sister, Flores Retzloff of Eau Claire.

Elaine was preceded in death by her husband Willis; son, Kenneth; a sister; two brothers; and one granddaughter.

May your soul be filled with the wonderful life you lived and the love that surrounded you.

Private graveside services will be held in the spring of 2017 at Zion Lutheran Cemetery in Cleghorn, WI.

Chippewa Valley Cremation Services in Altoona is serving the family.  To express condolences online please visit www.chippewavalleycremation.com.