April 19, 1914 ~ May 3, 2005
In Branford, May 3, 2005, Alma Krooner Olsen, 91, of Alps Road, formerly of Jones Hill Rd., West Haven, wife of the late Lennart R. Olsen, mother of David (Patricia) Olsen of Cheshire, Denis (Miriam) Olsen of North Guilford and Andrea (Charles) Putnam of Belle Mead, NJ. Also survived by 6 grandchildren and 6 great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by a granddaughter, Julie Elizabeth Olsen. Alma was born in New Haven, April 19, 1914 daughter of the late Ernest and Lillian Gress Krooner. She had worked at the Standard Register Co., of New Haven for 30 years and retired as office manager in 1984. She was a 30 year member of Trinity Lutheran Church of New Haven. Funeral service Friday, May 6 at 1 p.m. at BEECHER & BENNETT TAYLOR FUNERAL HOME, 410 Campbell Ave., West Haven. Burial in Beaverdale Memorial Park. Friends may call Thursday from 4 - 8 p.m. Contributions may be made in Alma's memory to the VNA Community Healthcare, Inc., 753 Boston Post Rd., Guilford, CT 06437.