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Harry Rolla Follmer
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Birth: May 7, 1878
Nelson
Nuckolls County
Nebraska, USA
Death: Jul. 5, 1965
Plattsmouth
Cass County
Nebraska, USA

Harry R. Follmer, a prominent Nuckolls County resident, died Monday at the Masonic Home in Plattsmouth. He was 87 years old.

Mr. Follmer was born in Nelson in 1878 and spent most of his life in the Oak-Nelson vicinity as a real estate agent, a member of the Oak Community Church and the Nelson Masonic Lodge in which he was a 32nd degree Mason. He attended Nuckolls County Schools and the University of Nebraska.

He is survived by his wife, Mary; a daughter, Mrs. Marcia McGaffin of Des Moines, Ia.; a son, Crawford, of Loveland, Colo.; and two sisters, Mrs. Ray Lowery and Miss Katherine Follmer of Oak.

Services were held Thursday afternoon, July 8, at 2:00 p.m. at the Nelson Presbyterian Church with the Rev. Peter Vanderveen officiating.

Burial was in the Nelson cemetery (sic) with Masonic rites conducted by the Nelson Lodge. The Nelson Gazette, Thursday, July 8, 1965.

Note: Mr. Follmer married Mary Sidney Crawford on May 15, 1901 in Tecumseh, Nebraska.
 
 
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 Parents:
  George Dallas Follmer (1844 - 1914)
  Eva Minnie Smith Follmer (1855 - 1942)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary Sidney Crawford Follmer (1881 - 1973)
 
 Siblings:
  Clarence Samuel Follmer (1875 - 1936)*
  Harry Rolla Follmer (1878 - 1965)
  Eugene Arthur Follmer (1880 - 1958)*
  Ralph Wallace Follmer (1884 - 1965)*
  Katherine Follmer (1887 - 1965)*
  Pansy Marguerite Follmer Blue (1890 - 1932)*
  Florence Fern Follmer Lowery (1897 - 1985)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Nelson Cemetery
Nelson
Nuckolls County
Nebraska, USA
Plot: Block 8, Lot 23, Grave 11
GPS (lat/lon): 40.20483, -98.07818
 
Maintained by: Henry6716
Originally Created by: Peggy Bargen Duey
Record added: May 29, 2008
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