Wayne Paul Olson, 63, of Franklin, passed away unexpectedly Friday, December 15, 2017 at his home. Memorial services will be held at 2 p.m. Dec. 21 at the Redwood Valley Funeral Home in Redwood Falls. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service. Interment will follow in the Fort Ridgely and Dale Cemetery, rural Franklin. Online condolences may be sent at www.stephensfuneralservice.com. Stephens Funeral Service - Redwood Valley Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements. Wayne is survived by his siblings: Pamela (Robert) Valentin of Franklin, Douglas (Jean) Olson of Montevideo; half-sister Marilyn (Lee) Gibson of Springfield, Ill.; half-brother David Olson of Illinois; many nieces and nephews, including his godchildren Karen Malecek and Bridget Peck and his aunt Marilyn Pederson. He was preceded in death by his parents and grand-niece and nephew Mya and Mason Valentin.