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Kenneth Thomas Olsen, 88, member of the Marine Corps League

CALABASH — Kenneth Thomas Olsen, 88, died Sunday, July 29, 2018. He was born Aug. 28, 1929, in New York City, New York, a son of the late Hens Olsen and Josephine Bolan Olsen.

He is survived by his wife, Lorraine Lyons Olsen.

Mr. Olsen was a U.S. Marine Corps veteran, having served in the Korean Conflict. He was a member of the China Marine Association, Marine Corps Tanker Association, VFW and the Marine Corps League in Calabash.

A prayer service will be held at 2 p.m., Thursday, Aug. 2, at the Brunswick Funeral Service Chapel. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service. Interment will be held in Coastal Carolina State Veterans Cemetery, Jacksonville.

Memorial donations may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, Attention: Memorial and Honors Program, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.

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