Ronald H. ‘Swede’ Oleson

Dec. 21, 1939 - Dec. 12, 2006

Ronald H. "Swede" Oleson, 66, of Waukesha, found peace Tuesday, Dec. 12, 2006.

He was born Dec. 21, 1939, in Waukesha, the son of Harley and Ruth (nee Krueger) Oleson.

He is survived by his best friend and nephew, Jeffery (Vicki) Koehn; his biological daughter, Maryjane (Roger) Koehn-Sullivan; his sister, Judith Repath; his brother, Richard (Cheryl) Oleson; his special friend, Jim "Magoo" McGrath; as well as nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Harley and Ruth Oleson.

A visitation will be held from 5 p.m. until the 7 p.m. service Friday, Dec. 15, at Church and Chapel Funeral Home, 380 W. Bluemound Road, Waukesha. Private entombment will be held at Prairie Home Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorials are appreciated to the Waukesha Women’s Center.

The family wishes a special thank you to the staff at Woodland Health Care Center, VITAS Hospice and the staff at Waukesha West Purity Dialysis.

Church and Chapel Funeral Home is serving the family. For more information, call 549-0659 or visit www.churchandchapel.com to view the online obituary, leave condolences or receive directions.

"Come Lord Jesus, Amen."