In memory of
Gregory Myron "Kid" Olson
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In memory of
Gregory Myron "Kid" Olson
Gregory ("Kid") Myron Olson Jun. 18, 1959 – Oct. 9, 2016 Resident of Long Grove, IL Gregory Myron Olson was born on June 18, 1959 in Berkeley, California and passed away on October 9, 2016. Greg is lovingly survived by his wife, Wendy, his children, Kathryn, Erik, and Nikolette, his mother, Virginia Olson Reno, (preceded in death) by his father, George Olson, his step-father, Jim Reno, of Walnut Creek; his siblings, Julie Olson Winger (John Winger) of Folsom, Vince Olson (Ron Ripley), of Walnut Creek, Maggie Olson (Tom Beisheim) of Pleasant Hill, John Olson, of Walnut Creek, and his nieces and nephew, Jenna, Melinda, and Stevie in addition to his large, loving, extended family. His children were his proudest accomplishment. Greg worked on the Pacific Exchange for twenty-five years as a broker and market maker, and also in Floor Official capacity. He loved the trading floor and the friendships that he made there remained his closest. Greg loved the Raiders and the Vikings, he had a large heart, and a great, unmistakable, infectious laugh. He was 57. Please join us to celebrate Greg's life: Monday, October 17, 2016, 10:00 AM PST, St. Mary Church, 2039 Mt Diablo Blvd, Walnut Creek, CA 94596. Interment immediately following: Queen of Heaven Cemetery 1965 Reliez Valley Rd. Lafayette, CA 94549. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to: St. Jude Children's Research Hospital View the online memorial for Gregory ("Kid") Myron Olson
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