"Where Fillmore County News Comes First"
Sunday, April 20th, 2014
Volume ∞ Issue ∞
- 4:25:14, Apr 18th 2014 - SignRancher - I can't wait to check it out ! My daughter, who lives in Rushford, can' ... [Read More]
- 10:55:36, Apr 3rd 2014 - Attendee - I do think the meeting went well in terms of sharing information. But also ... [Read More]
- 11:56:59, Apr 2nd 2014 - svtaxpayer - Start the meeting with the same old rehash about how great college class ... [Read More]
- 11:30:55, Mar 28th 2014 - RoryKramer - I couldn't have said it any better. My family has shopped at Willie's f ... [Read More]
- 8:44:51, Mar 26th 2014 - Gunnar Berg - Would that be Henrik's lessor known younger brother "Al"? ... [Read More]
- 1:21:46, Mar 23rd 2014 - REDHORSE51 - EXCELLENT COMMENTARY ON BULLYING, HOWEVER THE AUTHOR STILL SUPPORTS THE ... [Read More]
- 6:23:24, Mar 17th 2014 - about time - About time they start giving tickets to people who park where it days no ... [Read More]
- 5:51:04, Mar 17th 2014 - what? - I guess it depends who you are in this town. I called and talked to the city ... [Read More]
- 4:03:17, Mar 14th 2014 - - Looking for his mom and found this. Randy you will be greatly missed. I loved all ... [Read More]
- 10:21:04, Mar 14th 2014 - Doc - So many winners. ... [Read More]
Do you think that chain stores in small communities undermine the sales of locally owned retailers?
Fri, Jan 24th, 2003
Posted in Obituaries
Posted in Obituaries
James S. "Jim" Pollema, 96, of Rochester, formerly of Houston, died January 18, 2003 at Whitewater Healthcare Center in St. Charles.
He was born Oct. 2, 1906, in Houston, grew up there and farmed in the Houston area. From April 1941 to September 1949 he served in the Army with overseas duty in France, Africa, Holland and Germany. On June 7, 1955, he married Mechthilda Schoenmeyer in Germany. They lived in Houston and Rochester. Mr. Pollema was a member of Looney Valley Lutheran Church and was involved with moving wild turkeys to southeastern Minnesota from Missouri. He enjoyed music and wildlife. Survivors include nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his wife, two brothers and two sisters. The funeral was held Jan. 22, 2003 at Looney Valley Lutheran Church in rural Houston, with the Rev. Kris Fahey officiating. Burial was in Silver Creek Cemetery in rural Houston. Hoff Funeral Homes-Houston Chapel was in charge of arrangements.