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realtor , Construction company executive

Roger Patten Olesen, American construction company executive, realtor. Board directors Allen Memorial Hospital, Waterloo, since 1971, chairman board, since 1981. Served to cadet United States Navy, 1944-1946. Member Master Builders Iowa (board directors 1960-1962, president 1962). Lodges: Rotary (local president 1985-1986), Elks.

Background

Olesen, Roger Patten was born on October 2, 1926 in Waterloo, Iowa, United States. Son of Jens Peter and Marjorie (Patten) Olesen.

Education

Bachelor, University Iowa, 1948.

Career

Contractor Jens Olesen & Sons Construction, Waterloo, Iowa, 1948-1986, president, since 1981. Real estate executive Olesen-Simonsen Realty, 1960-1986, president, 1975-1986. Board directors Peoples Bank and Trust, Waterloo, chairman board directors, 1986.

Membership

Board directors Allen Memorial Hospital, Waterloo, since 1971, chairman board, since 1981. Served to cadet United States Navy, 1944-1946. Member Master Builders Iowa (board directors 1960-1962, president 1962).

Lodges: Rotary (local president 1985-1986), Elks.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Flying, fishing, hunting.

Connections

Married Marcella Jean Bandfield. Children: Anne Kathryn, James Peter, Jane Olesen Richardson.

father:
Jens Peter Olesen

mother:
Marjorie (Patten) Olesen

spouse:
Marcella Jean Bandfield

child:
Anne Kathryn Olesen

child:
James Peter Olesen

child:
Jane Olesen Richardson Olesen