CUSHING -- Anton "Tony" Bollig, 88, Cushing, died Thursday, March 16, 2000, at St. Otto's Care Center in Little Falls.
He was born Sept. 22, 1911, in Pierz to John and Frances Bollig. He grew up on a farm in the Pierz area and attended country school. He married Gladys Noggle in August of 1931. They lived in Little Falls and Freedhem for awhile before moving to a farm in Cushing Township in Morrison County in 1950 where he lived until he died. His wife died in 1971. During his career in farming, he also worked on the Garrison Dam project for six years.
Survivors include four sons, Ivan Bollig, Kenneth Bollig, Anton Bollig Jr., and Marvin "Pete" Bollig, all of Cushing; six daughters, Shirley Kedrowski, Long Prairie, Betty Kedrowski, Cushing, Nancy Post, Little Falls, Jeanette Kedrowski, Cushing, Mary Lou Post, Cushing and Irene Post, Cushing; 27 grandchildren; and 41 great-grandchildren.
His wife; a son, LeRoy Bollig; a grandson, Mike Bollig; four brothers and four sisters died earlier.
Services will be 10 a.m. Monday at the Shelley Funeral Chapel in Little Falls with Rev. Al Quade officiating. Burial will be in the Cushing Union Cemetery in Cushing.
Friends may call from 5-9 p.m. today and from 8-10 a.m. Monday at the funeral chapel. A prayer service will be at 5:30 p.m. tonight at the funeral chapel.
Arrangements with Shelley Funeral Chapel in Little Falls.
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