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James Oscar Olds
1932 - 2020
James Olds

James Oscar Olds, 88, a longtime Platteville educator, died on Aug. 8  at Southwest Heath in Platteville after a short illness.

Due to COVID-19 a private family service will be held. Burial will be at Greenwood Cemetery in Platteville. The Melby Funeral Home & Crematory in Platteville is serving the family. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made for Type II Diabetes research with the American Diabetes Association, Online condolences may be made at

A complete obituary is in the August 19, 2020 issue of The Platteville Journal.