September 13, 1946 ~ January 26, 2020

Born in: Denver, CO
Resided in: Rye, CO

Thomas Wayne Olson, 73, passed away Jan. 26, 2020. Survived by wife, Marilyn Olson; daughters, Annette (Rick) Hartman and Angela Olson; and grandchildren, Ricky Hartman and Raelyn Hartman. Preceded in death by parents; and granddaughter, Maryanne Hartman. Tom was born to William T. and Ann (Backer) Olson on Sept. 13, 1946, in Denver, Colo. He served in the U.S. Air Force, worked for the State of Colorado and enjoyed attending all his daughter’s and grandchildren’s activities and pleasure horseback riding. Tom was a member of the Rye/Colorado City Saddle Club and Pueblo West Horseman’s Association. Viewing, 10 a.m. to Noon, Saturday Feb. 1, 2020, in the Montgomery & Steward Chapel followed by burial, 1 p.m. at the Colorado City Cemetery. Memorials may be made to Rye/Colorado City Saddle Club or a charity of your choice. Online condolences,


Viewing: February 1, 2020 10:00 am - February 2, 2023 12:00 pm

Montgomery & Steward Funeral Chapel
1317 N. Main Street
Pueblo, CO 81003


Graveside Service: February 1, 2020 1:00 pm

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  1. Marilyn and family, we were so very sorry and sad to hear that Tom passed away. He always seemed so full of life that it doesnt seem possible he is gone. We have many happy memories of you and Tom in the Tall Club as well as when we took the Cumbres and Toltec steam engine ride together. Blessings to you and your family.

  2. CandleImageOur thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time. Tom was a good father, husband and a special grandfather. He leaves an empty space at our table and in our hearts. May you keep him close to you with his memory.

  3. CandleImageMarilyn, I am not very good with words but I hope you can feel my hugs and love ❤️ My prayers are with you and your family 🙏🏼

  4. Marilyn, you and Tom were some of the first people we met in Rye at a party at the Sutcliffe’s. Always considered you to be friends and loved seeing your pictures of your horseback rides. Hard to believe he is gone. Our prayers are with you. Love, Bob and Judy

  5. Marilyn and family,
    On behalf of your Fred and Rita Saler cousins, we sincerely express our sympathy for the passing of Tom. May the memory of the happy times get you through this difficult time. You are all in our thoughts and prayers.❤️

  6. Marilyn and Family,
    On behalf of your Fred And Rita Saler cousins, we are so sorry to hear of Tom’s passing. We pray that God holds you all in Our Lords healing hands. May you hold on to your happy memories to see you through. Know that you are all in our thoughts and prayers. ❤️

  7. Marilyn and family
    I’m so sorry to hear of Tom’s passing. I know no words that will truly ease your grief.
    I did enjoy talking to Tom about his horses and the Rye Saddle Club and his trips to Florida
    He will be missed.
    God Bless

  8. Marilyn and Family
    I’m so sorry to hear of Tom’s passing. We had so interesting talks about his horses and the the Rye Saddle Club and the drives the group took during the summer.
    I pray that you all in your time of grief and sorrow.
    God Bless

  9. CandleImageMay your memories comfort you during this time of grief and heartache. Know that Tom’s legacy lives on through you, his family

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