|Birth: ||Nov. 24, 1846|
|Death: ||Jul. 3, 1923|
A. BOLLINGER DEAD
A. Bollinger died at his home just west of town Tuesday morning about 11 o'clock, aged 77 years. funeral services will be held at the home Friday afternoon at two o'clock conducted by Rev. C.F. Pearce and the burial will be in the mausoleum in Fountain Grove Cemetery, in charge of Carl C. Pray.
Mr. Bollinger was an old pioneer and long time resident of this community and many will miss his familiar face and figure.
The Bryan Press - July 5, 1923 - pg. 7 / col. 4
Abraham Bollinger was born in Richland County, Ohio, Novemer 24, in the year of 1846, and passed away July 3, 1923, aged 76 years, even months and nine days.
On December 30, 1879, he was married at Bryan, Ohio to Sarah Ann Reeves, and settled on this place where he as lived ever since.
Having no children of their own they took their brother's boy at the age of 10 and reared him to becme and honored citizen of this community.
At an early age he confessed his Savior and was always a faithful and devoted member of the church, never neglecting the services when it was possible for him to be present.
For 35 years he suffered bodily affliction, but was always cheerful and was never known to complain.
He leaves to mourn his loss, his wife,his father, and a host of friends.
Funeral services were conducted from the home, two miles west of Bryan, Friday at 2 o'clock by Rev. C. F. Pearce, Pastor of the Christian church, and the body was laid in the mausoleum.
CARD OF THANKS
To our friends and neighbors, and to all who in any way ministered to our comfort in the long illness and passing of our loved one, we desire to take this method of expressing our gratitude. We remember the many deeds and acts of kindness. We appreciate the words of sympathy and consolation, and thank you for all you did to help us in our great sorrow.
Mrs. Abraham Bollinger
Chas. Reeves and wife.
The Bryan Press - July 12, 1923 - pg. 2 / col. 4
Information from Ohio Death Certificate:
Name: Abraham Bollinger
Death date: 03 Jul 1923
Death place: Center, Williams, Ohio
Birth date: 24 Nov 1846
Birth place: Richland Co., Ohio
Age at death: 76 years 9 months 9 days
Marital status: Married
Race or color: Caucasian
Burial date: 06 Jul 1923
Cemetery name: Fountain Grove Mausoleum
Spouse name: Sarah A. Bollinger
Father name: Michael Bollinger
Father birth place: Pa.
Mother name: Mary Ann Wirick
Mother birth place: Richland Co., Ohio
Michael Bollinger (1819 - 1889)
Mary Ann Wirick Bollinger (1821 - 1894)
Sarah Anna Reeves Bollinger (1858 - 1935)
Abraham Bollinger (1846 - 1923)
Elmore Bollinger (1854 - 1936)*
Fountain Grove Cemetery
Created by: Judy Borup
Record added: Dec 30, 2011
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