June 15, 1919 – Nov. 14, 2019

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Of Hawkesbury, Ontario, Agnes Rose Olson passed away peacefully on Thursday, November 14, 2019, at the age of 100 years and 4 months.  Predeceased by her husband of 49 years, Roy Johan Olson. Loving mother of sons, the late Donald Cunningham and Bruce Olson (Joanna).  Lovingly remembered by her son Douglas Olson (Cathy) and daughter Joanne Olson-Quinnett (Eddie), her seven grandchildren and seven great grandchildren.   She will also be greatly missed by a very dear and devoted friend, Linda Dubé.

Dear daughter of the late Hamlet Waugh and the late Mary Jane Dean, Agnes will be also dearly remembered by her surviving sister, sisters-in-law, many nieces and nephews.

Special thanks to the McGill Manor’s staff in Hawkesbury, especially Annie Landry for their compassion and devoted care shown to Agnes Rose.

At her request, everything will be done privately.

For those who wish, donations to University of Ottawa Heart Institute Foundation, 40 Ruskin Street, Room H2408, Ottawa, Ontario, K1Y 4W7, would be appreciated.

Funeral arrangements entrusted to Lamarre & Son Funeral Home, 453 St. Philippe Street, Alfred, Ontario, (613) 679-2802. To send a message of condolence, please read the instructions below. To notify the family that a donation has been made, please use the “Donations” tab above.

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    • Murray Champagne Posted 2019-11-24 9:55 am

      My sincere condolences to the family, I knew Agnes from Golf and always got along well with her and Roy, I am sorry that I never got to see her after I left the area. She will be missed and remembered.

    • Anna Henry Posted 2019-11-21 11:27 pm

      Joanne, I’m so sorry for your loss.
      Our thoughts and prayers are with You and Your Family

    • Ashley Posted 2019-11-20 10:36 am

      Rest In Peace Nana

    • Ashley Dean Posted 2019-11-20 10:34 am

      Rest in piece Nana

    • Joanne Quinnett Posted 2019-11-20 8:56 am

      Rest in peace Mom. Give Jenny and Dad a big hug for me.

    • Sharon Auger Posted 2019-11-19 9:59 pm

      My sympathy to all the family. Your mom was a wonderful volunteer at the hospital many years ago ,I was a nurse on the old north wing. We had many laughs together.

    • Annik Haineault Posted 2019-11-19 4:16 pm

      I feel very privileged to have met this wonderful lady. Rest in peace Mrs. Olson. I will miss your big hello and your beautiful smile you gave me every day. My sincere condolence to her friends and family.

    • Doug Olson Posted 2019-11-19 6:25 am

      My sincere synpathies to the family. I knew Mrs. Olson only a few years, first as a neighbour and then as a very dear friend. I will miss her. Rest i peace Mrs. O. Love you.