Scott Oleson

   Scott T. Oleson, 41, died Oct. 2, 2021 at his home in Mason City. Services were held Oct. 11 at the Dows Community Center. Burial was at Mt. Hope Cemetery, rural Dows.

  Scott Thomas, son of Dennis and Linda (Eisenbacher) Oleson, was born June 25, 1980 in Hampton. He grew up in rural Dows and graduated from CAL High School in 1999. He then attended Ellsworth Community College.

  Scott worked at the hardware store in Hampton for a while before moving to Mason City in 2012 where he started working at Menards. Scott loved watching sports, especially the Chicago Bears. He collected toy tractors and caps. He enjoyed showing hogs and going fishing and bowling.

  He was preceded in death by his grandparents Russel and Viola Oleson, Dorothy Eisenbacher, and Vince (Evelyn) Eisenbacher; uncle Richard (Jean) Paganini; aunt Judy Jeppesen; aunt Flo Dahl; uncle Ivan Oleson; and aunt Deanna Fahrmann.

  Scott is survived by his parents Dennis and Linda of rural Dows; and many aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.