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Frank William Pollard
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Birth: Aug. 19, 1887
Winnebago County
Illinois, USA
Death: Nov. 14, 1940
Ogle County
Illinois, USA

ღF. W. Pollard Dies, Aged 53
Heart Ailment Fatal to Lindenwood Farmer

Frank W. Pollard, 53, died at 8:15 a.m. Thursday at his home on rural route one, Lindenwood. Death was attributed to a heart ailment.

Mr. Pollard, a farmer, was born in Rockford Aug. 19, 1887 and resided on a farm southeast of Winnebago for 19 years before moving to Lindenwood in 1932.

Surviving are his widow, Alice; a daughter, Mrs. Margaret Rittmeyer, residing near Winnebago; two sons, Earl, at home, and Harry, residing west of Lindenwood; two sisters, Mrs. Oscar Brauer of Winnebago and Mrs. Guy Andrews of Rockford, and three brothers, Joseph and George Pollard, both of Rockford, and Roy Pollard of Miami, FL. One sister died 12 years ago.

Funeral arrangements had not been completed last night.

Funeral services for Frank W. Pollard, 53, rural route one, Lindenwood, who died Thursday at his home, will be held Sunday at 1:30 p.m. at the home and at 2 p.m. at Lindenwood Union church. The Rev. Roland Plout will officiate and burial will be in Winnebago Cemetery. Friends may call from 7 to 9 p.m. Saturday at Burpee-Wood funeral home, 420 North Main Street.

ROCKFORD MORNING STAR, Friday, November 15, 1940 p.7 and ROCKFORD MORNING STAR, Saturday, November 16, 1940 p. 12.

[Bio provided by FAG contributor ConnieღLou]
Family links: 
  Harry Pollard (1860 - 1916)
  Eliza Cater Lambert Pollard (1867 - 1936)
  Alice Anna Elsperman Pollard (1886 - 1980)
  Margaret Alice Pollard Rittmeyer (1915 - 2003)*
  Earl Frank Pollard (1916 - 1960)*
  Harry Alexander Pollard (1917 - 2001)*
  Frank William Pollard (1887 - 1940)
  Grace Harriett Pollard Andrews (1889 - 1960)*
  Joseph Harry Pollard (1893 - 1962)*
  Jessie Belle Pollard Brauer (1895 - 1967)*
  Dorothy M. Pollard Brauer (1898 - 1928)*
  Roy L. Pollard (1902 - 1992)*
  George Earl Pollard (1904 - 1966)*
*Calculated relationship
Winnebago Cemetery
Winnebago County
Illinois, USA
Created by: Loren Carlson
Record added: Nov 22, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 44687034
Frank William Pollard
Added by: Loren Carlson
Frank William Pollard
Added by: Loren Carlson
Frank William Pollard
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Great uncle Frank......another Pollard taken too soon.
- LOU member #47653322
 Added: Dec. 29, 2012

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