Edward D. Kollman (71) of Mattoon


Published on May 2 2012 4:21 pm

Edward D. Kollman, 71, passed away at 11:53 p.m. Friday, April 20, 2012 at Gowin Parc in Mattoon, Illinois.

Memorial services will be held at 3 p.m. Saturday, May 5 at Bauer Funeral Home in  Effingham. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the memorial service at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, the family has requested donations be made to Alzheimer's Resarch or to the donor's choice. Bauer Funeral Home in Effingham is assisting the family with arrangements. www.bauerfh.com.

Edward was born May 9, 1940 in Altamont, the son of Arthur and Marjorie (Albright) Kollman.

He is survived by daughters, Tammy (husband Richard) of Altamont and Lisa (husband John) Cress of  Strasburg; brothers, Andrew (wife Kathy) Kollman of Willard, Ohio and James Kollman of Watson; five sisters, Margaret (husband Leverett) Doeheing of Villa Ridge, Mo., Patricia (husband Delbert) Husher of Altamont, Rosemary (husband Leonard) Beals of Pekin, Sylvia Renner of Altamont and Debra Followell of Greenup; six grandchildren, Rebecca, Bryce, Elizabeth and Ethan Kelly, Andrew and Megan Cress.

Edward is preceded in death by his parents; infant daughter, Lori Ann and sister, Priscilla Dueker.