- Eugene H. Gollakner
- Date of Death:
- Feb 19, 2013
- Location of Service:
- First Baptist Church - Iron River
Eugene H. Gollakner Age 75 Iron River, MI
Died February, 19, 2013 at Marquette General Hospital, Marquette, MI.
He was born June 15, 1937, in Alpha, MI, the son of the late William and Jesse Gollakner. He attended the Caspian schools. Eugene was a self-employed carpenter for 60 years.
Eugene married the former Phyllis A. Koski on September 21, 1962 and the couple were lifelong residents of the area. They celebrated their 47th wedding anniversary in 2009. Phyllis preceded him in death on February 7, 2010.
He attended the First Baptist Church of Iron River. He enjoyed fishing, wood working and spending time with his family and his dog, Lucy.
He was preceded in death by his brothers, Richard and William and an infant sister.
He is survived by three daughters, Myra Castillo of Iron River, MI
Amy (Mark) Pratt of Caspian, MI
Kelly Gollakner of Iron River, MI
Brother, Gary (Jeanie) Gollakner of Ontonagon, MI
Sisters, Carol (Arnold) Stapleton of Alvin, WI
Shirley Matherly of California
Six grandchildren, Christopher and Bradley Turner
Katie (Dan) Graham
One great grandchild, Amber
Visitation will be held Saturday, February 23, 2013 from 9:00 to 10:45 a.m. at the First Baptist Church of Iron River.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, February 23, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. at the First Baptist Church with Pastor Mike Rucinski to officiate.
Interment will be in Stambaugh Cemetery, Iron River, in the Spring.
Funeral arrangements by the Jacobs Funeral Home, Iron River.
- Location of Services:
- First Baptist Church
- 800 Selden Road
- Iron River