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Dorothy E. Bollinger

Dorothy E. Bollinger

Oct 21st, 1921 - Dec 22nd, 2020
  • Birth Date: Oct 21st, 1921
  • Death Date: Dec 22nd, 2020
  • Funeral Date: Dec 28th, 2020
  • Location: private
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Biography: Dorothy E. Bollinger, 99, of Hanover, died Tuesday, Dec 22, at the home of her daughter, Barbara Garrett.   She was the wife of the late Ralph F. Bollinger who died in 2000.  Born Oct 21, 1921 in Fayetteville, Dorothy was the daughter of the late Theodore U. & Bessie Viola (Hennaberger) Geiman.  She had worked at Hanover Heirlooms and was retired from Doubleday of Hanover since 1975.

Surviving are her children:  Kenneth Bollinger & Judy of New Oxford;  Barbara Garrett & David of Hanover; Catherine Bohn of Hanover; Evelyn Block of Panama City, FL and Teresa Gonder & Mark of Gettysburg; 14 grandchildren, 33 great grandchildren, 21 great, great grandchildren; her brother, Donald Geiman of Chambersburg and many nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her 6 sisters and 5 brothers.  Dorothy was the oldest charter member of Bethel Assembly of God, Littlestown.  She loved painting, drawing, writing poems, puzzles and spending time with her family.

Due to COVID-19, services are private at her church with The Rev. Garry Sheaffer officiating.  Interment is in Mount Carmel Cemetery, Hanover.  Memorials in Dorothy's name may be sent to New Hope Ministries - 1113 Frederick Pike, Littlestown, PA  17340. Online condolences may be shared on

Eddie and Nancy Showers
Dec 27th, 2020 5:24 pm
To our family and loved ones of Aunt Dot, our thoughts and prayers are with you. Cherish the memories of Aunt Dot, as we will do. She is home where she wanted to be. May God bless you all with comfort and peace and may it help to know that we are praying for you. We will not be at the service, but know we will be there in our thoughts with love!
Jack and Linda Ditzler
Dec 24th, 2020 7:00 pm
To all of the family, our sympathy to each of you. She was a special lady and she will always live in your hearts and memories. She is having a very special Christmas now with her love ones in Heaven. Ralph was waiting at those gates with open arms.
Alesia Reese
Dec 24th, 2020 1:41 pm
Sending thoughts and prayers to all. I have a lot of childhood memories spent at the Bollinger house in Littlestown. I am sure Dottie is at peace in heaven with Uncle Ralph. With sympathy Alesia Reese

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