Professor Trudie Graeflin Olson Engel passed away at CHI Health Lakeside Hospital, Omaha, on July 1, 2022 at 90 years of age. She is survived by husband Richard (Rick) Engel, sister Suzanne Dayberry, sons Christopher Olson and Eric Olson, grandchildren Jackie, Conlan and Pel, and many, many friends, guests and students. She is remembered for her generous hospitality, quick wit, adventurous spirit and ability to order fondue in English, French, German and Swiss German.
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