SPRING GLEN-Our loving mother, grandmother, sister and dear friend, Barbara Jean Olsen, age 53, passed away April 27, 2014 after a long and courageous battle with health problems.
She was born July 21, 1960 in Price to Byron Carl and Barbara Carol Hunter Olsen.
Married David Maynarich, later divorced.
Barbara was a lifelong resident of Carbon County and a graduate of Carbon High School Class of 1978. She was a former employee of Long-Airdox, College of Eastern Utah and Star Loans of Price. She was a very upbeat individual who enjoyed working alongside her family at Eastern Utah Produce. Barbara was sincere and always had a nice word to say about everyone. She had a gift to gab and her conversations were usually directed towards the well-being of others.
She lived for her boys and was extremely proud of their accomplishments. Her beautiful smile and twinkle in her eyes brought great comfort to those around her. Barbara loved collecting porcelain dolls. She touched the hearts of many and her memory will be cherished forever.
Survived by her sons, Billy (Cristina) Maynarich, Windsor, Colo., Joe Maynarich, Spring Glen; granddaughters, Saige and Kenna; siblings,Vicki Wells, Kent (Evelyn) Olsen, Scott (Pat) Olsen, Larry (Dalene) Olsen, all of Price.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
Funeral service, Thursday, May 1, 2014, 10 a.m., Mitchell Funeral Home (233 East Main Street) in Price. Family will be at Mitchell's Wednesday evening from 6-8 p.m. and Thursday one hour prior to service. Interment, Cliffview Cemetery, Price. Arrangements entrusted to Mitchell Funeral Home where friends are always welcome daily and may share memories of Barbara at www.mitchellfuneralhome.net