Elaine D. (Olson) Moseson, 92, of Danvers, passed away on Sunday, October 13, 2019. She was the loving wife of the late Roger M. Moseson with whom she shared 64 years of marriage.
Born in Minot, ND on July 26, 1927, she was the daughter of the late Otto and Julia (Dutter) Olson. She was raised and educated in the Minot area and was a graduate with honors of Minot Model High School. She later furthered her education with an Associate Degree in the Arts from Endicott College, Beverly, MA.
Elaine and her late husband resided in both Richfield, MN and Rochester, NY before settling in Danvers in 1976. Elaine was a Christian Scientist who attended services in Ipswich and Newburyport.
An accomplished artist with many talents including painting, weaving, soft sculpture and needlework, Elaine was a member of the Lexington Arts and Crafts Society and the Stoneham Crafts Society. She taught soft-sculpture, exhibited her work in many arts & craft shows, and participated in many volunteer activities throughout her life. She was always ready to try new passions (origami, yoga, or a new recipe) - always sharing her talents with her friends and relatives.
She leaves two children, Marshall Moseson and his wife Diann and Virginia Moseson and her partner Martha Fahrer, and many nieces and nephews, and many dear friends.
She was predeceased by her brother Herbert Olson, her sister Judith Olson, and her half-brothers, Harold, Ernest, and Charles Olson. Elaine’s sister Phyllis Truman passed away shortly after Elaine on October 25, 2019.
Funeral Services will be private, with committal at Wheatland Cemetery in Wheatland, N.D. In lieu of flowers, donations in Elaine’s name may be made to Northshore Elder Services, 300 Rosewood Dr, #200, Danvers, MA 01923.
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