DEATH NOTICE: Raymond ‘X-Ray’ Olsen |

DEATH NOTICE: Raymond ‘X-Ray’ Olsen

Raymond “X-Ray” Olsen died in Reno on Dec. 26. He was 59.

Olsen was a long time resident of South Lake Tahoe. He was the Sous Chef for the Summit Restaurant at Harrah’s for many years and later moved into the gaming at Harrah’s and became a pit boss. Olsen eventually left Harrah’s and started X-Ray’s Snow Removal and excavation business.

In his younger years, Olsen had belonged to the National Ski Patrol. He was a member of the Tahoe Douglas Elks Lodge No. 2670.

He is survived by father Alvin Olsen, stepmother Gunve Olsen, brother Wes Olsen, sister-in-law MaryAnn Olsen, nephew Mike Olsen and his wife, Kerri.

A memorial will be held 1 p.m. Jan. 8 at the Elks Lodge at 1276 Pit Road in Gardnerville.

Donations to be made to Tahoe Douglas Elks Lodge No. 2670 for charitable purposes.

Support Local Journalism

Support Local Journalism

Readers around the Lake Tahoe Basin and beyond make the Tahoe Tribune's work possible. Your financial contribution supports our efforts to deliver quality, locally relevant journalism.

Now more than ever, your support is critical to help us keep our community informed about the evolving coronavirus pandemic and the impact it is having locally. Every contribution, however large or small, will make a difference.

Your donation will help us continue to cover COVID-19 and our other vital local news.

For tax deductible donations, click here.

Start a dialogue, stay on topic and be civil.
If you don't follow the rules, your comment may be deleted.

User Legend: iconModerator iconTrusted User