Official Obituary of

Carol Ann (Tracy) Olson

March 9, 1936 ~ March 10, 2024 (age 88) 88 Years Old

Carol Olson Obituary

Carol Ann Olson, 88, of Muscatine, Iowa, passed away peacefully at Wilton Retirement Community on March 10, 2024, surrounded by family.   A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date.  Online condolences may be left for the family at  Snyder & Hollenbaugh Funeral & Cremation Services of Muscatine is caring for Carol’s arrangements and her family.

Carol Ann Tracy was born March 9th, 1936 to Edwin Tracy and Edith Tracy in Muscatine, IA.

Carol was the oldest of her siblings, brothers; Jerry (Marilyn) Tracy, John Tracy, Jim Tracy, Jack (Tara) Tracy, and sister Joyce (Larry) Hawker. Carol’s mom later went on to marry William Wollett giving Carol another brother, Micheal (Sharon) Wollett.

Carol graduated from Muscatine High School in 1954.  She married her high school sweetheart, Robert Olson on January 21, 1955. They had two children, Randy (Rose) Olson and Tammy (Michael) Whitmer.

Her son, Randy, and his wife Rose have two children; Josh and Carrie Olson.

Her daughter, Tammy (Michael) has four children; Heather Keck, Scott Eastwood, Kiley Eastwood, and Sarah Whitmer.

Carol had five great-grandchildren she adored; Keigon, Avarie & Harper Keck (Heather) and Ayla and Alexis Eastwood (Scott).

Family meant the world to Carol and she had a deep love for all of her nieces and nephews.

Carol enjoyed spending time with her children,  grandchildren, and great-grandchildren and enjoyed spending time on the Mississippi River with them. She had a love for crafting and owned the Port of Figurines, a craft shop, for many years with her good friend Phyllis Korschot. She also loved reading, traveling, and playing cards with her friends and family, going to the casino to play the slot machines with her late husband, and going to the movies with her daughter.

Carol is preceded in death by her husband, Robert Olson. Her brothers, Jerry (Marilyn) Tracy, Jack Tracy, and Michael (Sharon) Wollett. Her mother, Edith Wyndman, and her father, Edwin Tracy.

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