Raymond George Pollman, 92, Humboldt, died Sunday, June 20, 2010, at Heritage Health Care Center in Chanute.
Raymond was born Dec. 13, 1917, in Butler County near Leon, the son of Charles and Susie Singleton Pollman. He grew up on a farm in Woodson County.
On Jan. 27, 1943, Raymond married Frances Marie Kinney at the St. Peter’s Lutheran Parsonage in Humboldt. They made their home in Humboldt where he worked as a heavy equipment operator for Monarch Cement Company for 39 years, retiring in 1983. His wife preceded him in death Nov. 20.
Raymond enjoyed hunting, fishing, gardening, woodworking and playing cards. He was a member of St. Peter’s Lutheran Church in Humboldt and the men’s organization in the church.
Survivors include a son, Jerry Pollman and wife, Theresa, Sand Springs, Okla.; a daughter, Margaret Charlene Peggy North and her husband, Charles, of Darlington, Wis.; a brother, Hugh Pollman, Humboldt; four grandchildren, Stephanie Lange and her husband, John, Deborah Weaver and her husband, Dan, Scott Pollman and his wife, Liesel, and Neal Pollman and Lucy Choisnard; four great-great-grandchildren, Jeremy Weaver, Ryan Weaver, Kayla Lange and Tyler Lange; and a number of nieces and nephews.
Cremation has taken place.
Memorial service will be 11 a.m. Thursday, June 24 at St. Peter’s Lutheran Church in Humboldt.
Inurnment will be in Mount Hope Cemetery in Humboldt, following the service.
Memorials are suggested to St. Peter’s Lutheran Church or American Cancer Society and may be left with the Waugh-Yokum & Friskel Memorial Chapel of Iola, in charge of arrangements.
Online condolences for the family may be left at www.iolafuneral.com.