Horace Stiver Hollar DDS

March 6, 1918November 11, 2012

Horace S. Hollar, 94, of Overland Park, Kansas., died November 11, 2012, at Sweet Life, in Overland Park.

He was born March 6, 1918 in New Paris, Indiana. He was married for 65 years to Mrs. Marjorie E. Hollar. He graduated from New Paris High School in New Paris, Indiana. He graduated from Manchester University in North Manchester, Indiana and received his Doctorate of Dental Surgery from Indiana University School of Dentistry. He served in World War II in the army Dental Corps where he attained the rank of Captain. Following his service in the war Marjorie and Horace established their home and his dental practice in Anderson, Indiana.

Horace was a part of the Madison County Dental Association. Horace’s hobbies included carpentry, antique furniture restoration, painting, travel and spending time with his family.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Marjorie and his sister, Phyllis Labra. He is survived by two daughters, Marilyn Hollar of Anderson, Indiana, and Nancy Herring and husband Paul of Overland Park, Kansas; five grandchildren; one great-grandchild.

A visitation will be held at 2 P.M. to 3 P.M. Saturday, November 17, 2012, at Grace United Methodist Church, New Paris, Indiana. Services will be held at 3 P.M. followed by burial in New Paris Cemetery. Please offer condolences at


  • Visitation Saturday, November 17, 2012
  • Funeral Service Saturday, November 17, 2012

Horace Stiver Hollar DDS

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Heather Figley

November 15, 2012

Remember memories of him to comfort you, lean on friends for strength, and remember how much you are cared about. I wish you all safe travel and please know that I am thinking of you.

Paula Tilman

November 15, 2012

Dearest Hollar familiy: My prayers to you all that you all travel safe and as you travel you remember the good memories that are left behind. That will always be carried with you. My prayers are with you! I am greatly sorry for your loss!

Kenneth & Edie Johnson

November 14, 2012

To the Holler Family:
You have our sincere condolences on the loss of your father. May the peace which comes from the memories of love shared comfort you now and the days ahead.

Jeff Stickler

November 13, 2012

"To live in hearts we left behind;
Is not to die.”
~Thomas Campbell,
"Hallowed Ground"