Ronnett J. "Jody" Olson, age 51, of Marshalltown, Iowa, passed away at her home on September 4, 2013. Jody was born March 9, 1962 in Omaha, Nebraska to Ronald J. and Henrietta (Kildow) Brandel, Sr. She graduated Omaha South High School in 1980 and earned her Associates Degree in Criminal Justice from Marshalltown Community College. Jody was a cashier for Dollar General in Marshalltown. She married Dennis Olson on September 9, 1999 in Council Bluffs, Iowa. Jody is survived by her husband of 13 years, Dennis; sons, Nicholas Brown both of Marshalltown, Craig (Alexis) Newman of Newton, Iowa; grandchildren, Bay Newman, Chance and Chase Brown; parents, Ronald and Henrietta Brandel, Sr. of Omaha; brother, Ron (Vicci) Brandel of Normal, Illinois; sister, Ronda (James) Bernady of Omaha; nieces and nephews. Visitation with the family, Monday, 6-8 p.m. at Cutler-O'Neill-Meyer-Woodring Bayliss Park Chapel in Council Bluffs, Iowa. Funeral service, Tuesday, 11:00 a.m. at the funeral home. Interment Cedar Lawn Cemetery, Council Bluffs. Memorials are suggested to the American Cancer Society or the Animal Rescue League.
Cutler-O'Neill-Meyer-Woodring Bayliss Park Chapel, 545 Willow Ave., Council Bluffs, Iowa, 51503, 712-322-7779