Jerry Dale Bollin, Sr., age 77, of Litchfield, passed away Thursday, Aug. 1, 2019, at Abbott Northwestern Hospital in Minneapolis.
He was born Nov. 16, 1941, in Litchfield, the son of Leslie and Betty (Vannurden) Bollin. Jerry was baptized as an adult in 1971, at the Church of Christ in Litchfield.
He was blessed with six children; Penny, Jay, Kirk, Jerry Jr., Shelly, and Stacy.
Jerry was employed as an auto mechanic/welder for most of his life, and retired as a welder from Porta Dock in Dassel.
He enjoyed bowling, golfing, fishing, and watching TV; and especially cherished the time spent with his children, grandchildren, and friends.
Jerry is survived by his sons, Jay (Dawn) Bollin, Kirk (Lisa) Bollin, and Jerry Jr. (JoAnn) Bollin; daughters, Penny (Tim) Bollin, Shelly (Muneer) Ahmed, and Stacy (Steve) Castle; 16 grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren; a brother, John (Marsha) Bollin; sisters June (George) Simonson, and Terry Bollin; and many nieces, nephews, and other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Leslie and Betty Bollin; brothers Jim Bollin, Steve Bollin, and Bob Bollin; and sister-in-law, Janice Bollin.
A private family gathering will take place.
Arrangements are with the Hantge Funeral Chapel in Darwin. Online obituaries and guest book are available at www.hantge.com.