Bernice (Ricker) Bolte

November 6, 1931 ~ November 21, 2021 (age 90)



  Bernice Bolte, 90, passed away Sunday, November 21, 2021, in Salina, KS. She was born November 6, 1931, in Rice County, KS to Sebastian and Gertrude (Koch) Ricker. She married Roland Walter Bolte in Holyrood, KS on August 30, 1953. The couple lived many years on a farm near Westfall, KS in Lincoln County. She was a member of St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Lincoln County.

  Bernice is survived by her daughters, Nadine Bishop (Mark) of Imperial, NE, Lisa Bolte Huschka (Kris) of San Antonio, TX, and Angela Bolte (Kristin Krajewski) of Greensboro, NC; son, Kevin Bolte (Terry) of Lindsborg, KS; seven grandchildren and five great grandchildren; and sister, Evelyn Petrowsky of Weatherford, OK. She was preceded in death by her husband, Roland; daughter, Cheryl Ann; brothers, Ervin, Elmer, and John Ricker; and sisters, Ethel Dailey and Mabel Armbrust.

  Visitation: 4-8 p.m., Sunday, November 28, 2021, with family present 6-8 p.m. at Parsons Funeral Home, Ellsworth

  Funeral service: 10:30 a.m., Monday, November 29, 2021, at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church with burial following in the church cemetery.

  Memorial contributions may be made to St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, c/o, Parsons Funeral Home, PO Box 45, Ellsworth, KS 67439. 

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November 28, 2021

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Parsons Funeral Home
307 N. Lincoln Ave.
Ellsworth, KS 67439

Funeral Service
November 29, 2021

10:30 AM
St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Westfall, Lincoln County
2282 E. Fox Dr
Lincoln, KS 67455

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