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Francis Olds

POSTED: January 21, 2014 7:00 a.m.

Francis M. Olds, 92, Wilson, died Monday, Jan. 20, 2014, at Salina Regional Health Center.
Mr. Olds was born July 25, 1921, at Wilson to Frank D. and Susan (Thompson) Olds. He was a U.S. Army veteran who served in World War II.
He married Gladys B. Heinze Aug. 9, 1941, at Dorrance. She died April 24, 2005.
He also was preceded in death by his parents; a brother, Pernal Olds; and a sister, Margaret Miller.
Survivors include a son, Alan (Wilma) Olds of Wilson; a daughter, Peggy (Ronald) Soeken of Lorraine; five grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.
The funeral will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 25, at the Immanuel Lutheran Church, Wilson. Burial will be in Wilson City Cemetery with military rites by the Fort Riley Honor Guard and the Wilson American Legion.
Visitation will be from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Friday at Foster Mortuary, Wilson.
Memorials may be made to the Wilson American Legion or Immanuel Lutheran Church, in care of the mortuary, P.O. Box 533, Wilson, Kan. 67490.

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