Alan D. Olsen, 55, passed away on Wednesday, November 6, 2019 at Miriam Hospital. He was the former husband of Jean Costa.
Born in Providence, he was the son of the late Dennis Olsen and Bernice (Millar) Tavares. Alan was a driver for DHL International Shipping Company before he retired due to illness. He was an avid Boston Bruins, New England Patriots and Boston Red Sox fan. Above all else he loved being a father. His children meant everything to him and he loved them unconditionally.
He leaves two sons, Aaron M. Olsen and Joshua T. Olsen both of East Providence, five sisters, Doreen Zych, Mary Jones, Sherrie Tavares, Michelle Niedermayer and her husband Mike and Serena Majeski and her husband Mark, one brother, Michael Olsen, six nieces and two nephews. He was the brother of the late Bonnie A. Yuski.
His funeral service will be held on Tuesday, November 12, 2019 at 11:00 AM in the PERRY-McSTAY FUNERAL HOME, 2555 Pawtucket Avenue, East Providence. Calling hours Monday 5-8. Please omit flowers.