Drum Funeral Home - Conover

509 First Ave South, Conover, NC


Jeanette Hunsucker Bolliger

January 17, 1922September 4, 2020

Edna Jeanette Hunsucker Bolliger, age 98, of Conover, passed away on Friday, September 4, 2020 at Elmcroft of Newton. She was born January 17, 1922, in Catawba County, the daughter of the late Garland Hunsucker and Anna Mae Smith Hunsucker, being the last member of the Hunsucker family.

In addition to her parents, Jeanette was preceded in death by her husband of 69 years, Robert Lee “Bob” Bolliger; sisters, Sula Mae Yount of Conover, Bessie Ingle of Conover, Phyllis Barnett of Newton, and Pauline Kiesler of Cary; brothers, Dewey Hunsucker of Conover and Hal Hunsucker of Conover.

Jeanette was a lifelong member of St. John’s Lutheran Church, Conover and also the oldest member of the church.

Those left to cherish her memory are son, Charles Robert “Chuck” Bolliger, Sr. and his wife, Paula of Catawba; daughter, Barbara Ann Pumm and late husband, Vernon of Arizona; grandchildren, Kevin Eugene Cook, Wendy Ann Miller, Charles Robert Bolliger, Jr., and Bradley Patrick Bolliger and Sharon; great-grandchildren, Cory Cook, Alysa Cook, Christopher Miller, Cody Miller, Ella Bolliger, Anna Bolliger, Lorelei Bolliger, Adelaide Bolliger,Theron Robert Bolliger, Hutchison Banks Bolliger, Lettie Ann Bolliger, and Davis White; great-great-grandchildren, Melanie, Cheyenne and Violet Cook.

A funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, September 8, 2020 at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Conover with Rev. Anton Lagoutine officiating. Burial will follow at the church cemetery.

The family will receive friends at the church prior to the service from 10:00 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.

Condolences may be sent to the Bolliger family at www.drumfh-conover.com In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be sent to St. John’s Lutheran Church, 2126 St. Johns Church Rd. NE, Conover, NC 28613.

The Bolliger family has entrusted funeral arrangements to Drum Funeral Home & Cremation Services in Conover, NC.


  • Receiving of Friends

    Tuesday, September 8, 2020

  • Funeral Service

    Tuesday, September 8, 2020


Jeanette Hunsucker Bolliger

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Kelly Stahr

September 8, 2020

We love you MawMaw and are so thankful for sweet memories with you.

Lorelei, Adelaide, Theron, and Hutchinson

James Elliott

September 6, 2020

Our Condolences for the Family!
God's Peace!
Until we meet again!

James Elliott

Chuck Bolliger

September 4, 2020

We love you and miss you Mawmaw!


Bud, Nina, Ella Grace and Anna Caroline.


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