It is with our deepest sorrows to share the news of Bob’s passing.
Robert Lee (“Bob”) Olson, Sr. of Tekamah, NE and proprietor of Lee Valley was born February 1, 1930, in the Argo area of rural Craig, Nebraska to Arthur A. Olson and Florence J. (Lundholm) Olson. He passed away on June 14, 2017, surrounded by his wife and children. He was baptized and confirmed at Swaburg Lutheran Church in rural Uehling, Nebraska. Bob attended Argo rural school and graduated from Uehling High School in 1947. Bob started farming and raising livestock in high school. In his early years, he helped build Boys Town and also worked at the Mead Ordinance Plant and Uehling Hay Mill. He took over the care of the farm and of his family upon the untimely death of his father when Bob was just 19….
Lee Valley, Inc. has been in the business of buying and selling new and used farm machinery for 55 years. We are located six miles north of Tekamah, Nebraska on Highway 75. Tekamah is on the Missouri River bottom between Omaha, Nebraska and Sioux City, Iowa. We hold two consignment auctions a year.
THE MISSOURI RIVER BRIDGE AT DECATUR, NE IS CLOSED TO ALL TRAFFIC EFFECTIVE MONDAY, AUGUST 14TH FOR APPROXIMATELY ONE MONTH. PLEASE PLAN ACCORDINGLY TO USE AN ALTERNATE ROUTE. THE NEAREST RIVER CROSSING IS EITHER SOUIX CITY, IA OR BLAIR, NE.
LEE VALLEY CONSIGNMENT AUCTION WILL BEGIN IN
Randy, and Scott Olson buy, sell, and trade good new and used farm machinery on a daily basis. We offer an ever-changing inventory of all types of farm equipment. If we do not have what you need, we will try to find it for you.