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Obituary: Herbert Bolke

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Herbert Bolke 1909 ~ 2005 Herbert Bolke, age 96, passed away on July 31, 2005. He was born on January 25, 1909 in Macoon, Saskatchewan, Canada to Heinrich and Augusta Froelich Bolke. His family later moved to Dooley, Montana. He was stationed at Fort Douglas, Utah while serving in the U.S. Army Air Corps during World War II. There he met Gladys Evert Dana, and they were married, June 6, 1942. Their marriage was later solemnized in the Salt Lake Temple. Herbert was a great auto mechanic and loved to tinker in his garage. He was an active member of the LDS church. Herb is survived by his wife, Gladys; daughters, Verla Vigil, Ielene (Floyd) Alldredge, and Ruth (Ron) Rasmussen; son, Evert (Cherie) Bolke; and numerous grandchildren, great- grandchildren, and great-great-grandchildren. Preceded in death by daughters, Bonnie Maynard and Deaun Johnson; four grandsons; and two grand- daughters. The family wishes to thank the staff of Harmony Hospice and VA Home Health for their loving care. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, Aug. 5, 2005 at the LeGrand Ward, 1048 S. McClelland St. (1050 E.) A viewing will be held from 9:45-10:45 prior to services at the church. Interment will follow immediately at the Salt Lake City Cemetery.