Raymond Bollinger Obituary, Death – It is with heavy hearts and deep sorrow that we announce the passing of Raymond Ellis Bollinger, a beloved resident of Peoria, Illinois. Raymond peacefully left this world on July 7, 2023, leaving behind a trail of cherished memories and a legacy that will forever be etched in the hearts of those who knew and loved him. Raymond was born to the late John Bollinger and Elsie Bollinger (Knowles) in Peoria, where he spent his childhood and formative years. Throughout his life, he embraced every moment with an unwavering spirit and a contagious enthusiasm for life.
Raymond was a loving spouse to his beloved Pat Hight, who stood by his side through thick and thin, sharing a bond built on love and unwavering support. Their journey together was filled with countless joys, and their love was a beacon of strength and comfort to each other. Raymond had a special place in his heart for animals, and he found solace and companionship in his cherished pets, Allie, Timmy, and Skippy. Their presence brought him immeasurable happiness, and they were his loyal and loving companions throughout his life. Raymond will be remembered for his warm smile, his compassionate nature, and his ability to uplift the spirits of those around him.
He had a knack for making people laugh and spreading joy wherever he went. His positive outlook on life and his genuine care for others touched the lives of many, leaving an indelible impact on all who had the pleasure of knowing him. Friends and family are invited to pay their respects and offer condolences at the visitation, which will be held on Wednesday, July 12th, 2023, starting at 10:00 AM. The visitation will take place at the Davison-Fulton Bartonville Chapel, located at 1203 W Garfield Ave, Bartonville, IL 61607.
A funeral service to honor Raymond’s life will be held at the same location following the visitation, starting at 11:00 AM on Wednesday, July 12th, 2023. It will be a time for family and friends to gather, share memories, and find solace in the support of one another. Raymond Ellis Bollinger touched the lives of many during his time on earth, and his absence will be deeply felt by all who had the privilege of knowing him. May his soul find eternal peace, and may his loved ones find comfort in the cherished memories they hold dear. To offer your condolences and share your sympathies, please sign the guestbook provided, allowing Raymond’s family to find solace in the support of friends and the community during this difficult time.