Barbara, the CA Death Index gives these dates: born CA July 23, 1916, died Sept. 20, 1993. His obit appeared in the Independent Journal on Saturday, Sept. 25, 1993: Harold C. Olsen Machinist Harold Olsen of Novato, a machinist, died Monday, Sept. 20, 1993, at Novato Community Hospital. He was 77. Mr. Olsen was a Marin County native, born to parents who emigrated from Denmark. He had worked 25 years in the tool and dye business for Burgman Company. He is survived by his wife, Jean Olsen of Novato. His ashes will be scattered at sea Oct. 1 in the area below the Gold Gate Bridge.