"Where Fillmore County News Comes First"
Tuesday, March 11th, 2014
Volume ∞ Issue ∞
- 8:58:49, Mar 10th 2014 - dan - Great letter Steve! That is attitude we should be taking, alternatives will be ... [Read More]
- 3:44:17, Mar 7th 2014 - Robert - Fossil fuels are damaging are resources, polluting are air & water and destr ... [Read More]
- 12:32:02, Mar 7th 2014 - - "Turks suffered at the hands of Greece, Bulgaria, and Serbia. Hundreds of thousand ... [Read More]
- 7:38:38, Mar 5th 2014 - bootscoot21 - Thank you Dr. Van Gorp for this complete look at what our generation is ... [Read More]
- 8:39:53, Mar 4th 2014 - firstname.lastname@example.org - Excellent commentary, very thoughtful. Although quite len ... [Read More]
- 9:54:09, Mar 1st 2014 - - We have lost a good friend from Harmony High school class of 1970. I have many goo ... [Read More]
- 9:48:08, Mar 1st 2014 - - Rest in Peace Loenard ... [Read More]
- 9:14:19, Feb 25th 2014 - email@example.com - Eric, I don't know if you remember me but I am Erik Paulsen's M ... [Read More]
- 8:58:12, Feb 25th 2014 - jjoyengel - You are both wonderful people! You have and are doing something not just ... [Read More]
- 3:16:25, Feb 24th 2014 - TY - THANK YOU FCJ! I am not sure any of this would have happened without the excelle ... [Read More]
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.