|Birth: ||Dec. 25, 1923|
|Death: ||Nov. 3, 2011|
Salt Lake County
VeLoy Tucker Bollinger was born December 25, 1923 in Price, Utah, the second child of Wilhelm Paul (Bill) Tucker and Doris Maria Winn Tucker.
She passed away on Thursday, November 3, 2011 due to complications from a fall and Alzheimers.
VeLoy grew up in Salt Lake City and graduated from South High School.
On August 4, 1942, she married her sweetheart, Kenneth Harlow Bollinger, in the Salt Lake Temple. They immediately moved to Seattle, Washington, where Ken worked with the military during World War II.
VeLoy was a member of the Daughters of the Utah Pioneers. She loved the changing of seasons, spending times in Palm Springs, and enjoyed the friends and family that went to visit them there.
She loved her husband, four children, gardening, needlework, playing tennis and golf. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, and friend.
She was a devoted member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, holding many different positions. She was a wonderful cook and her children and grandchildren loved going to "Grandma B.'s" house for Sunday dinner.
Survived by her husband, Ken, one daughter and three sons and their spouses: Judy (Bill) Stagg, Jerry (Judy), Ted (Kelley), and Steve (Dawn); fourteen grandchildren and fifteen great-grandchildren, two brothers, Clyde (JoAnn) and Billy (Sherrie), two sisters-in-law, LaVora Tucker and Bobby Tucker Shelley, and many other extended family and friends. VeLoy was preceded in death by her parents, one infant brother, Paul, and two other brothers, John and O. Keith Tucker.
A viewing will be held on Monday, November 7, 2011 at Russon Brothers Mortuary, 255 South 200 East, from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, November 8th at 11:00 a.m. in the Foothill Seventh Ward Chapel, 2215 East Roosevelt Avenue, with a viewing from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m.
Interment will be at Mountain View Memorial Estates, 3115 East Bengal Boulevard (7800 South).
Published in the Deseret News on November 6, 2011.
Wilhelm Paul Tucker (1895 - 1967)
Ethel Clawson Skousen Tucker (1900 - 1989)
Kenneth Harlow Bollinger (1922 - 2015)*
VeLoy Tucker Bollinger (1923 - 2011)
Ernest L Clawson (1924 - 1966)**
Lora Clawson McIntire (1929 - 2015)**
Owen Keith Tucker (1929 - 1998)**
Arthur Tenney Clawson (1934 - 2002)**
Mountain View Memorial Estates Cemetery
Salt Lake County
Created by: Ryan D. Curtis
Record added: Nov 05, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 79940857