|Birth: ||Mar. 1, 1918|
|Death: ||Jan. 5, 2011|
Elmer "Pard" Bolsinger, age 92 was born the son of Lorraine and Alta (Cole) Bolsinger, March 1, 1918, near Colesburg.
He died Wednesday, January 5, 2011, at Guttenberg Municipal Hospital.
Funeral Service: 10 AM Saturday January 08, 2011 at Colesburg United Methodist Church
Elmer received his education locally and was a logger for Midwest Oak and Tie and Kendrick Forest Products for many years.
On May 7, 1946, he was united in marriage with Lorraine Martin at the Colesburg United Methodist Church. Elmer enjoyed cards, dominoes, spirits, dancing, and logging with his two favorite horses, Timmy and Badly.
Survivors include, two daughters, Marian Connolly of Cascade, and Nancy (Jim) Cornwell of Greeley; one son, Tom (LuAnn) Bolsinger of Colesburg; two sisters, Blanche Staebler of Colesburg, and Helen Cornwell of Greeley; eight grandchildren, fifteen great-grandchildren; three great-great grandchildren ; and many other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents, wife, son-in-law, Stanley Connolly, one grandson-in-law, Steve Bailey, three brothers, Clarence, Glen, and Bill, six sisters, Lou Robins, Florence Davis, Elizabeth Horstman, Gladys Cole, Addie Radabaugh, and Irene Hansel.
Casket Bearers: Tony "Fred" Bolsinger, Alvin Bolsinger, LeRoy Bolsinger, Elmer Radabaugh, Roger Bolsinger, and Joseph Bolsinger.
Arrangements & Obituary: Tuecke-Allyn Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Guttenberg, IA.
Honorary Bearers: Brain Cornwell, Peter Horstman, Dale Tibbot, Alvin Billmeyer, Jim Bolsinger, and Ronnie Hinzman.
Joseph Franklin Bolsinger (1881 - 1971)
Alta Cole Bolsinger (1888 - 1977)
Lorraine D. Martin Bolsinger (1925 - 1998)
Lulu Mary Bolsinger Robbins (1905 - 1992)*
Clarence Edward Bolsinger (1907 - 1982)*
Florence Bolsinger Davis (1910 - 1968)*
Elizabeth Ann "Lizzie" Bolsinger Horstman (1913 - 1966)*
Addie Mae Bolsinger Radabaugh (1915 - 1991)*
Elmer Bolsinger (1918 - 2011)
Blanche Violet Bolsinger Staebler (1920 - 2014)*
Lorence Virgie Bolsinger (1923 - 2004)*
Gladys Mary Bolsinger Cole (1925 - 2001)*
Glen William Bolsinger (1927 - 2002)*
Irene Mae Bolsinger Hansel (1930 - 2005)*
Created by: H BRAUN
Record added: Jan 07, 2011
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