Kollar, Violet Marie, Montrose, MI, Formerly of Chesaning, Michigan


Passed away Tuesday, January 3, 2012. Age 86 years. The daughter of John and Mary Agnes (Kline) Travis was born April 25, 1925 in Detroit, Michigan. She married Samuel Kollar, May 22, 1943. He passed away January 6, 2004. She was a member of First Baptist Church, Bridgeport where she served in the choir. She enjoyed gardening. Surviving are two daughters and their spouses, Judy and Mike Hegenauer, Albion, IN; Kathleen and Ray Pagan, Mt. Morris, MI; seven grandchildren and their spouses, Holli and Kevin Carpenter; Heather and Dale Wingate; Hannah Culbertson; Michael and Jeannie Hegenauer; Carey and Connie Pagan; Courtney Kazaroff; Sarah and Jeff Simpson; twenty-one great grandchildren, Aubrey, Drew, Olivia, Annabelle, Lucy, Rhett, Ella, Silas, Zander, Jordan, Bethany, Sharaya, Josh, Holly, Alex, Zack, Kyle, Blake, Hallie, Lauren and Brianna; two step- great grandchildren, Steven and Amber; eight great great grandchildren; several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by two brothers and five sisters, Russell and Bob Travis, Mabel Luck, Pearl Madden, Dorothy Ludington, Jessie Heilala and Gladys Woodman. The funeral service will take place on Saturday, January 7, 2012 at 11:00 a.m. at First Baptist Church, 2400 King Road, Bridgeport, MI with burial in Wildwood Cemetery, Chesaning. Friends may call at the W. L. Case and Co. Funeral Chapel, 5700 Dixie Hwy. from 2:00-5:00 and 7:00-9:00 p.m. Friday and then at the church from 10:00 a.m. Saturday until the time of the funeral service. www.casefuneralhome.com