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In Memory of Rachel Olson

Retired North Dakota State University food technologist Rachel Olson passed away January 22, 2018 in Fargo, ND after a long struggle with cancer.
In Memory of Rachel Olson

Rachel Olson

January 30, 2018

Retired North Dakota State University food technologist Rachel Olson passed away January 22, 2018 in Fargo, ND after a long struggle with cancer.

Olson received her Bachelor’s degree at NDSU. In 1973, she was hired at NDSU as a lab technician, working under Dr. Bert D’Appolonia to conduct research studies in the areas of cereal carbohydrates and baking. She was later promoted to food technologist. Prior to retirement, Olson worked on the wheat quality project under Dr. Senay Simsek. She retired in 2012 after 39 years of service.

A memorial service was held January 26, 2018 in Fargo.

Olson’s full obituary is at http://www.westfuneralhome.com/notices/Rachel-Olson.

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