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Carrie Olivo, 51

Jul 29, 2012

Blooming Prairie Carrie Olivo, age 51, of Blooming Prairie, died Wednesday, July 18, 2012, at her home, surrounded by her family.

Carrie Jean Ogilvie was born Aug. 16, 1960, in Blue Earth, to Roger and Leona (Wilson) Ogilvie. She attended school in Blue Earth. On Aug. 25, 1978, Carrie married Joseph Olivo at St. Peter and Paul Catholic Church in Blue Earth. The couple moved to Blooming Prairie in 1986, where Carrie worked at Prairie Manor Care Center as a dietary aide and cook for 20 years. A member of St. Columbanus Catholic Church in Blooming Prairie, Carrie loved spending time with family, especially her grandchildren. She enjoyed sewing, dancing, being outdoors, camping, gardening, being with friends, spending time with the neighbors, and watching her girls play sports. her job and co-workers at Prairie Manor were very special to her.

Survivors include her husband, Joseph Olivo, of Blooming Prairie; daughters, Candace (Joseph) Roush, of Owatonna, Katrina (Ryan) Staska, of Blooming Prairie, Kristin (Jason Batt) Olivo, of Bixby; son, Tyler Olivo, of Blooming Prairie; her father, Roger Ogilvie, of Blue Earth; seven grandchildren, Zoie, Averie and Grady Roush, Bradley and Levi Staska, Alexis Olivo and Landon Olivo-Batt; sisters, Carmen Coxworth, of Blue Earth, Kim (Brad) Frey, of Hastings, and Karen Miller, of Blue Earth; brother, David Ogilvie, of Waseca.

She was preceded in death by her mother, Leona Ogilvie, and her mother-in-law, Isabel Cervantes.

Memorial Services were held July 23, 2012, at St. Columbanus Catholic Church in Blooming Prairie. The Rev. Steve Peterson officiated. Services prearranged and performed by Worlein Blooming Prairie Funeral Home.

Memorials can be directed to Homestead Hospice in Owatonna or the CaringBridge website.

Condolences may be expressed to the family online at www.worlein.com