Douglas “Ace” Olsen

Mr. Olsen, 74, of Sayreville, died Dec. 20, 2009, at Cranbury Center, Monroe. Before his retirement in 1994, he was employed by the Sayreville Police Department, retiring as a detective, and prior to that, he was a police officer with the Middlesex County Park Police. He was a U.S. Navy veteran of the Korean War. Mr. Olsen was predeceased by his wife, Patricia Trzoniec Olsen, in May, and a brother, Wesley Olsen, in 1999. Surviving are his children and their spouses, Thomas and Lori Olsen of Sayreville, and Doreen and Steven Laskiewicz of Jackson; his sisters, Gladys Rzepka and her husband, Donald, of South Amboy, and Mary Jane Eberle Jones of Sayreville; a sister-in-law, Marie Olsen of Sayreville; and two grandchildren. Funeral services were held at the Maliszewski Memorial Home, Sayreville, followed by a private cremation.