Grant was born Sept. 18, 1928 to Alvin Olson and Edna Ware. He had a sister LuDean who died when young. Grant was in the Navy for 5 years. He had a dog named Niki. When some clothes were sent home–his dog Niki smelled them and looked all over for Grant. He served a mission to South Africa from 1952-1954. His father Alvin Olson and his mother Edna Ware were divorced. He was adopted by Edna’s husband after she remarried–Emanual Lundgren. He loved to work at his uncle Ted’s farm. He went to a Catholic school and played the clarinet. He loved airplanes and took flying lessons. He graduated from Pocatello High School in 1946. Grant got to know his father well and spent some time at his ranch in California.
Source: Family Search Memories