Sophie <I>Wickman</I> Bolan

Photo added by Bill Schaefer

Sophie Wickman Bolan

  • Birth 15 Mar 1870 Finland
  • Death 27 Mar 1936 Vulcan, Dickinson County, Michigan, USA
  • Burial Norway, Dickinson County, Michigan, USA
  • Plot Block 9, Lot 62
  • Memorial ID 51453260

Iron Mountain Daily News
Sat., Mar. 28, 1936 pg. 6

Mrs. Sophie Boland
Funeral services for Mrs. Sophie Boland, aged 66, who died yesterday noon at her home in Vulcan, will be held at 2 o'clock Monday from the residence. The Rev. Karl Hammar, pastor of the Swedish Methodist Episcopal church in Escanaba and formerly of Norway will officiate. Burial will be in the Norway township cemetery.

Mrs. Boland was born March 15, 1870, in Jeppo Finland, and had been a resident of this community for 27 years.

Surviving are three daughters, Mrs. Jennie Turnquist, of Milwaukee, Mrs. Bertha Sebrechts, of Chicago, and Miss Ruth Boland, at home, and six sons, Walter and Edward, of Madison, Wis., William of Milwaukee, and Emil, Arvid and Albin, at home.

The Linnea lodge, of which she was a member, will attend the services.

Iron Mountain Daily News
Thu., Apr. 2, 1936 pg. 6

Mrs. Sophie Bolan
Funeral services for Mrs. Sophie Bolan, who died Friday at her home in Vulcan, were held at 2:30 o'clock Monday afternoon with burial in the Norway cemetery. The Rev. Karl Hammar, of Escanaba, was in charge.

The pallbearers were six sons of Mrs. Bolan, Walter, Edward, William, Emil, Arvid and Albin.

The Linnea lodge, of which she was a member, attended the service. Present from out of the city were Mr. and Mrs. Walter Bolan and Mr. and Mrs. Edward Bolan and family, of Madison, Wis.; Mrs. Bertha Seebrechts, of Chicago, and Mrs. Jennie Turnquist and William Bolan, of Milwaukee, all of whom have returned to their homes.

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  • Created by: Bill Schaefer
  • Added: 21 Apr 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 51453260
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Sophie Wickman Bolan (15 Mar 1870–27 Mar 1936), Find A Grave Memorial no. 51453260, citing Norway Township Cemetery, Norway, Dickinson County, Michigan, USA ; Maintained by Bill Schaefer (contributor 46564432) .