Victor Olsen • August 7, 2022
Victor S. Olsen, III, 77, of Cantonment gained his wings on August 7, 2022. Vic passed away peacefully surrounded by his girls. He was instantly your best friend and an adoptive dad to all of the young people who held him in such high esteem. Vic was a member of the IBEW 1055 union and the Delta Kappa Alpha Fraternity, which were organizations that played an important role in his life over the years.
Vic was preceded in death by his father Victor Olsen, Jr, his mother Gladys Barnette, and his stepfather W.O. Barnette. He is survived by his wife, Joyce; his daughters, Meredith and Lori (Jeff); his grandchild, Rebecca; his brother, Jim (Kaye); his sister, Laura; his beloved cats; and numerous other extended family members. Vic and Joyce shared 46 years of marriage.
A celebration of Vic’s life will take place on Saturday, August 13 at Pensacola Memorial Gardens. Visitation will begin at 1:00 pm, with a service to follow at 2:00 pm.
In lieu of flowers, donations are welcome in Vic’s memory to the Pensacola Hotel for Dogs and Cats, or to a charity of your choosing.
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