Charles Wendell Olson, 81, of Havelock, passed away Friday, May 10, 2013, at East Carolina Medical Center.
A funeral was held at 3 p.m. Tuesday at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints in Havelock with Bishop Charles Kirwan officiating and Tom Cooper conducting. Interment will follow at Gethsemane Memorial Park.
He is survived by wife Kay Olson of the home; son Erik Olson and wife Linda of California; four daughters, Virginia Bradshaw and husband David of Utah, Leilani Camden and husband John of Havelock, Kathleen Cruz of Morehead City, and Charlene Enkey and husband Joe of Havelock; twenty grandchildren; and fifteen great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents Wendell and Della Olson, granddaughter Jennifer Camden, and sister Shirley Neilsen.
Visitation was 6 to 8 p.m. Monday at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints in Havelock.
Online condolences may be made to the family at www.mundenfuneralhome.net.
Arrangements by Munden Funeral Home and Crematory Inc. of Morehead City.