WKEB Obituaries Blog

Timothy "Tim" "Boomer" L. Olson


Timothy “Tim” “Boomer” L. Olson, 55, of Rib Lake, passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, September 5, 2020 at his residence.


A memorial visitation for Tim will take place on Friday, September 11, 2020 at Zondlo’s from 4:00 PM until 7:00 PM. Prior to graveside services the Rib Lake Fire Department will perform a Last Call at 10:00 AM at Zondlo’s on September 12, 2020 followed by a procession to Lakeview Cemetery. Following the committal a luncheon will be held at Zondlo’s. Pallbearers are Shane Olson, Darrin Fritsch, Kenny Shilling, Kevin Keiser, Mike Olson, and Cavan Johnson.


Tim was born on January 20, 1965 to LeRoy and Doredda (Peterson) Olson in Medford. He attended Medford area schools. He married Lynn Polacek on October 17, 1987, they were later divorced. He worked at Hurds, Caterpillar and most recently at Jarp Industries.


In his spare time Tim enjoyed four-wheeling, hunting, watching the Packers, and working for the Fire Department.


Tim is survived by his parents, LeRoy and Doredda; significant other, Ann Wild; children, Trey (Kaitlyn Moore) and Shane (Kaleigh Herrick) Olson, both of Eau Claire; step-grandchildren Rhett, Avery, and Olivia; siblings, Mark (Melanie) Olson, David (Laurie Voda) Olson, John (Sherrie) Olson, Sue (Tim) Loucks, Wendy (Rob) VanLuven, Mike (Savannah Fuchs) Olson; brother-in-law Tim Brandner. Tim is further survived by nieces, nephews, and other family and friends.

Tim is preceded in death by his sister Sandy Brandner.


Hemer Funeral Service of Medford and Rib Lake is serving the family.  For online condolences, please visit hemerfuneralservice.com.


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