1920 – 2007
Olan Leon "Speck" Courter, 86, St. Joseph, died Wednesday, July 25, 2007 at his home with his family at his bedside.
Olan was born Aug. 20, 1920, in Coffey, to Ethel and Norval Courter. He graduated from Coffey High School in 1938, and was on the basketball team.
He served honorably and with pride in the United States Army during World War II. He married Maxine Bozarth