David R. Wollert
A private family inurnment service for Lamar resident and former longtime Wiley farmer and rancher, David R. Wollert, was held at 11:30 AM Wednesday May 23, 2012 at the Wiley Cemetery in Wiley, Colorado.
Per Mr. Wollert’s request, cremation has taken place and there was no public viewing.
Dave was born on May 1, 1922 at Lamar, Colorado to Reinhart and Pauline (Weimer) Wollert and passed away on November 30, 2011 at JuniperVillage in Lamar at the age of 89.
Mr. Wollert was preceded in death by his parents Reinhart and Pauline Wollert, step mother Mary (Weimer) Wollert, brothers; Emmanuel, Reinhart “Reiny” Jr., Samuel, Vernon and Harold “Buddy” as well as his sister Wilma Courkamp.
Dave is survived by his wife of 68 years, Adeline of the family home in Lamar. His daughter Janeal (Greg) Thompson of Lamar, son Ronald (Suzan) Wollert of Wiley as well as his brothers; Ruben Wollert of Lamar and Richard (Rhonda) Wollert of Wiley, sisters; Emma Miller of Ft. Collins, CO, Ruth (Dale) Hency of Colorado Springs, CO and Juanita (Larry) Reinhart of Seattle, WA. He is also survived by his grandchildren; Tanisha (Sloan) Harrison, Brandon (Amy) Wollert, Shaugn (Marsha) Thompson and Michael (Diane) Thompson and his great grandchildren; Seton, Demi Rae, Chloe and Raya. Also surviving are numerous other relatives and many friends including close friends; Bill (Joan) Caldwell of Pueblo and Betty Schroeder of Archbold, Ohio.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Lamar Area Hospice at P.O. Box 843, Lamar, CO 81052or direct through the funeral home at 209 South 4th St., Lamar, CO81052.