Robert H. Olsen

Robert H. Olsen, age 75, of Wildwood, formerly of Maine, passed away on Friday, March 19, 2010 at Blount Memorial Hospital with his loving family by his side. He was an oil consultant for Allegheny Petroleum at ALCOA until his retirement due to illness. Bob was an avid outdoorsman who loved hunting and fishing with his son, Larry Spranger. He also loved spending time with all his family and friends.

He was preceded in death by his mother, Lenora Teeny Breau; loving grandparents, Michael and Florence Olsen; son, Bernard DeConzo; daughter-in-law, Julie Marsters.

He is survived by his wife of 42 years, Dorothy Cook Olsen; children, Richard Olsen, and longtime companion, Julie Jorques, Cindy Spranger, Michael DeConzo, Robert Olsen Jr. and wife, Lauree; Darcie Pollis and husband, Keith; Daniel DeConzo and wife, Kim; Larry Spranger, Edna DeConzo Maggard; beloved granddaughter, Leslie Spranger and fiancé, Jimmy Knaff; special great grandson, Austin Spranger; grandchildren, Jason, Tanya, Joshua, Kayla, Desirae, and Lindsey Olsen; Alisha Polles, Aaron Sinclair, Leonardo DeConzo, and Michael E. DeConzo II and companion, Chelsea Davis, and several great grandchildren.

At Mr. Olsen’s request, he was cremated. Memorial services will be 4:00 P.M., Saturday, March 27, 2010 in the Dotson Wildwood Chapel with the Rev. James Knaff officiating. The family will receive friends from 3:00 until 4:00 P.M. Saturday at Dotson Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency (TWRA), 3030 Wildlife Way, Morristown, TN 37814. Arrangements by Dotson Funeral Home, 4838 Wildwood Road, Wildwood. (865-984-5959)