Obituary Record

William Bolln
Died on 5/1/1949

5 May, 1949 - The Enterprise - William Bolln


Wm. Bolln was born on July 10, 1886 near Omaha, Neb. and passed away in the Veteran’s Hospital in Lincoln on May 1, 1949. He was reared in the vicinity of Omaha and Blair, and during the First World War served in the armed forces of his country, being stationed at Ft. Leavenworth and in Indiana. After his discharge, he farmed on the Bottom north of Blair until about 1935 when he turned to carpenter work, at which he was engaged until about ten months ago when he went to the hospital in Lincoln. For about four years he lived with his sister, Mrs. Peter J. Nielsen on South Street.

Mr. Bolln is survived by one sister, Mrs. Peter J. Nielsen, two brothers, John Bolln of Blair and Herman Bolln of Pender, and by a number of nephews and nieces.

The funeral service was held at the Campbell Mortuary on May 3, Tuesday, Rev. H. C. Jorgensen officiating, and burial was made in Blair Cemetery.

~~~Obituaries courtesy of the Nebraska Washington County Genealogical Society. Newspaper clippings on file in the Blair, Nebraska Public Library~~~

Find a Grave Memorial #113993284

Printed in the Washington County Enterprise on 5/5/1949