Bernadine Katherine (Christoff) Bollman

January 24, 1931 ~ September 7, 2019 (age 88)


Name: Bernadine Katherine Bollman
Age: 88
Address: Mount Olive, IL
Died: Saturday, September 7, 2019,  5:20 A.M.  Place: at her residence in Mount Olive, IL
Born: January 24, 1931  Place: Mount. Olive, IL
Father:  the late:   Michael Christoff
Mother:  the late:  Gertrude Lichtenthaler Christoff
Spouse:  the late;   Charles Berl Bollman died March 22, 2007.
      Date of Marriage: May 26, 1950
      Place of Marriage: San Bernadino, California
Schooling: attended White City Grade School and graduated from Mt. Olive High School with the Class of 1949.
Church:  Member of  Holy Trinity Catholic Church now St. John Paul II Catholic Church.  A member of the choir and Altar & Rosary Society.
Occupation: Mt. Olive City Clerk and at one time a school bus driver. A dedicated mother and housewife.
Interests: Avid St. Louis Cardinal Fan // enjoyed gardening, cats and birds.  //  Loved her family.
Survivors: 2 Sons:   Charles (Jean) Bollman of Litchfield, IL //   David Bollman of Staunton, IL //  2 Daughters: Kathy Wall of Mt. Olive, IL // Kim Bollman (Companion Kurt Bickel) of  Mt. Olive, IL. //  9 Grandchildren // 12 Great-Grandchildren //   Niece:  Debbie Bollman Atwood.
Preceded in Death:   Parents: Michael & Gertrude Lichtenthaler Christoff //   Husband: Charles Bollman // 1 Daughter: Karen Bollman
Visitation: Tuesday, September 10, 2019, 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm  Becker & Son Funeral Home, Mt. Olive, //  Rosary:  6:45 p.m. led by Father Thomas Hagstrom
Mass of Christian Burial:  11:00 a.m.  Wednesday, September 11, 2019, St. John Paul II Catholic Church, Mt. Olive, IL.
Clergy:  Father Thomas Hagstrom
Burial:  Holy Trinity Cemetery, Mt. Olive, IL.
Pallbearers: Grandsons: Jason, David, & Eric Bollman // Robert Wall // Ben Kruse, /// Isaac Ervin,  // & Michael Ginos. Friend: Kurt Bickle.
Music: Organist, Jennifer Monke will accompany the St. John Paul II Choir on family requests "On Eagles Wings", & "Joyful, Joyfull, We Adore You"  and Father Tom on the solo "Be Not Afraid".  "You Raise Me Up" a recording by Josh Groban will be played at the family service.
Lunch: for family and friends immediately following the Mass at the St. John Paul II Hall served by the Altar and Rosary Society
Memorials:  Holy Trinity Cemetery.
Becker & Son Funeral Home Mt. Olive is in charge of arrangements.

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September 10, 2019

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Becker & Son Funeral Home
221 S Poplar St
Mt. Olive, IL 62069

Funeral Mass
September 11, 2019

11:00 AM
Saint John Paul II Parish
705 east Main Street
Mt. Olive, IL 62069

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