Daniel A. Olson Jr.
Jan. 29, 1962 - Nov. 23, 2007
Daniel A. Olson Jr., 45, of Wales, died Friday, Nov. 23, 2007, as a result of a two vehicle accident on Highway 16 in the town of Ixonia.
Daniel was born in the town of Greenfield on Jan. 29, 1962, the son of Daniel and Joan (O’Malley) Olson.
He had been employed as a welder for the Wacker Corp. of Menomonee Falls for 14 years. He was a member of the Welders Union and was a member of the Hoi Polloi Band. He was a Harley enthusiast (biker), enjoyed hunting, fishing and playing Texas Hold ‘em. Daniel was loved by all that met him.
He is survived by his mother, Joan Olson of Brookfield; his girlfriend, Kelly Stefan of Oconomowoc; two sisters, Cindy (Paul) Pfister of Oconomowoc and Tamara Tysver of Wisconsin Rapids; three nephews, Michael (Crystal) Winter, Cody Tysver and James Winter; a niece, Heather Tysver; and many great-nieces and great-nephews.
Daniel was preceded in death by his father; his paternal and maternal grandparents and a brother-in-law, Jack Tysver.
Visitation for family and friends will be held from 1 p.m. until the 6 p.m. memorial service Saturday, Dec. 1, at Hafemeister Funeral Home, 611 E. Main St., Watertown. Packers, casual or Harley attire is requested at the visitation and memorial service.
A benefit in memory of Daniel will be held from 8 p.m. to midnight Saturday, Dec. 8, at Finn’s Bar & Grill, S16-W31878 Summit Ave., Wales.
In lieu of flowers, memorials to the family would be appreciated.
Hafemeister Funeral Home of Watertown, (920) 261-2218, is serving the family.