Greenwood Funeral Home
In Memory Of Michael Everett Olhausen
Michael Everett Olhausen
Michael Everett Olhausen
Born: October 23, 1952
Died: March 29, 2015
Age: 62
Michael Everett Olhausen
October 23, 1952 - March 29, 2015
Michael Everett Olhausen, the son of Keith and Norma (Klingborg) Olhausen, was born October 23, 1952, in Colorado Springs, CO. His childhood years were spent in Cherokee, IA, where he graduated from Washington High School in 1972.

He married Molly Hyndman on May 25, 1973, at the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Cherokee. During his working years, Mike was involved in public transportation. He was a bus driver for the Cherokee schools for many years, and drove truck for both Hy-Vee and Ruan Trucking. He enjoyed fishing, sports of any kind, and collecting baseball cards. He was happiest when surrounded by family and friends.

Mike endured numerous health challenges in his lifeóhe was released from those burdens when he passed away at the Careage Hills Nursing Home in Cherokee on March 29, 2015, at age 62. He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Oscar and Evelyn Klingborg and Everett and Mona Olhausen, his wife's parents, Mac and Dorothy Hyndman, and his sister, Natasha Olhausen.

His memory will be cherished by his wife, Molly; a daughter, Natalie Olhausen, of Cherokee; son Nick and Mary Olhausen and their children Lauren and Emily of Dakota Dunes, SD; his parents, Keith and Norma Olhausen, of Cherokee; sister, Michelle (Brian) Henley of Aurelia, IA; sister-in-law, Nancy (Rick) Nelson of Marcus, IA; brother-in-law, Matt (Cindy) Hyndman of Sioux City, IA; nephews, Chad Nelson and Shawn Henley; nieces, Megan Nelson, Annamarie Hyndman and Muriel Hyndman; other relatives and many friends.

Thursday, April 02, 2015
So sorry to hear of Mike's passing. Prayers for you and your family. Miss y'all. (I think of you often Molly...especially when I wear my 'remember where you came from' shirt. Cherokee, Iowa...A wonderful place to grow up!
Jean Hyndman McKinney
Thursday, April 02, 2015
Molly, Nick, Mary,
I am so sorry for your loss. You all are in my thoughts and prayers.
Kris Wold
Thursday, April 02, 2015
We are so sorry for your loss. You and your family are in our thoughts.
Wanda, Charles, Ryan and Sean
Wednesday, April 01, 2015
Our thoughts and prayers are with you all
Karmen Hodgdon
Wednesday, April 01, 2015
May he rest in Peace.
Jerry and Vicki Menke
Tuesday, March 31, 2015
My thoughts and prayers are with all of Mike's family. May God wrap his arms around you and lead you through this difficult time.
Dana (File) Kies
Monday, March 30, 2015
I was so sad to hear of Mike's passing. I will always remember how nice he treated all of us kids at the card shop. He is in a much better place now. Rest in peace, Mike.
Michael Wittrock
Monday, March 30, 2015
Your family has our sympathy.
Mary & Gayle Scott
Sunday, March 29, 2015
RIP Mike!! My condolences to his family!!
It was a long, tough fight that you did well. My son Calvin enjoyed his time with Mike, he was a nice guy.
steve conley
Sunday, March 29, 2015
We are so sorry to hear of Mike's death. We know that now he is not suffering any more. He is with our Lord!
Lynette & Pat Hyndman

Memorial services will be held at 10:30 A.M. Thursday, April 2, 2015, at the Greenwood-Schubert Funeral Home in Cherokee.
Pastor Jean Morse
Visitation will begin at 3:00 P.M. with the family present from 5-7 P.M. Wednesday night at the Greenwood-Schubert Funeral Home in Cherokee.
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