Oliver Henry COLLING

Oliver Henry COLLING,1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 son of Wilhelm "Charles" COLLING and Mary Ann SHIFFLER, was born on 28 Aug 1882 in Indianola, Red Willow, Nebraska, USA,3, 4, 6, 7 died on 13 Sep 1945 in Wilsonville, Furnas, Nebraska, USA 3, 8, 9 at age 63, and was buried in Wilsonville, Furnas, Nebraska, USA (Wilsonville Cemetery). 2, 4, 10
• Another name for Oliver was Ollie COLLING. 1
• He appeared on the census on 9 Jun 1900 in Indianola, Red Willow, Nebraska, USA. 14
• He worked as a Cattle business. 2
• He has conflicting death information of 13 Sep 1945 and Phoenix, Maricopa, Arizona. 4, 10
• Burial Notes: Oliver and both his wives are entombed together in the Wilsonville Cemetery 2

1900 United States Federal Census - State: Nebraska, County: Red Willow, City: Indianola & Red Willow Precinct, Call Number/URL: Hand written 9057, Enumeration District: 158, Sheet #: 8A, Enumeration Date: 9 Jun 1900, Line #: 37, Location - 1. Dwelling #: 129, 2. Family #: 132, 3. Name: Colling, Olliver H., 4. Relationship: Son, Personal Description - 5. Color: W, 6. Sex: M, 7. Date of Birth: Aug 1883, 8. Age: 17, 9. Whether single, married, widowed, or divorced: S, Nativity Place of Birth - 13. Place of Birth: Nebraska, 14. Father's place of Birth: Germany, 15. Mother's Place of Birth: Illinois, 19. Occupation: , 20. Months not employed: , Education - 21. Attended school: , 22. Can read 23. Can write 24 Can speak English: yes

1920 He met Daisy Withheld in Wilsonville, whom he married, had one daughter and they and his 7 children grew up in the cattle business together. 2

Abt 1924 Charles C. Colling worked for his father after graduating from High School. He worked in a filling station, Chevy agency and later in the Patrick Mfg. Co., a sheet metal shop, bought by Oliver Colling. 1

Oct 1990 The Nebraska, Wyoming & Utah brothers and sisters of Ollie Colling family had a reunion at the Hemet, California home of Darl and Adele Colling in Oct. 1990 12

.....O. H. Colling Laid
..........To Rest Here Sun.
.....Services were conducted Sunday Sept 16th at 3:00 p. m. from the Wilsonville Methodist Church for O. H. Colling, 63, who passed away at his home in Wilsonville Thursday, Sept. 13. Services were conducted by the Rev. C. K. Garver at Wilsonville and assisted by the Rev. T. E. Smith of Beaver City. Music was furnished by a male quartet.
..... Pallbearers were, Wm Carmichael, Joe Carmichael, Ed Cuckler, Ralph Johnson, Walter Parson, and Clarence Sears.
..... The body was placed in a receiving vault for future interment.

The obituary is a follows:
.....Oliver Henry Colling, eldest son of Charles and Mary Ann Colling was born at Indianola, Nebr., Aug. 28, 1945, aged 63 years and 16 days.
..... He grew to manhood in the vicinity of his birth.
.....Having lost his father at an early age, he assumed responsibilities, and was a great help and comfort to his mother, sisters and brothers.
.....On Feb. 5, 1905, he was united in marriage to Mabel E. Withheld, who departed this life Nov. 21, 1918. To this union were born six children.
.....On Sept. 22, 1920, he was united in marriage to Daisy L. Withheld. To this union one daughter was born.
..... Ollie, as he was known to the many friends and business associates, was always interested in and took an active part in the promotion of worthwhile community affairs.
.....He was recognized as one of the largest cattle feeders in this part of the state.
.....His first interest was always of his home and family. He was a member of, and contributed to the support of the Methodist church.
.....He leaves to mourn his loss, his aged mother, his faithful wife, four sons and three daughters: Floyd A. of Wilsonville, Clifford H. of Scottsbluff, Mrs. T. S. Withheld, Mrs. G. E. Withheld both of Cheyenne, Wyo., Withheld of Rock Springs, Wyo., Charles C., who has spent the last four and one half years in the service of his country, and Withheld of Scottsbluff; Eleven grandchildren, two brothers, Arthur N. of Salem, Ore., Leo J. of Laramie, Wyo., four sisters, Withheld of Salem, Ore., Withheld of Boulder, Colo., Withheld of Silverton, Ore., and Withheld of Wilsonville; a host of other relatives and friends.
.....He will be greatly missed by those who knew him best. 11, 12, 13

Oliver married Mabel Ella Withheld, 5, 9, 15, 16, 17

Oliver next married Daisy Withheld,2, 3, 9 daughter of Pembrook Withheld and Lynda SMITH, on 22 Sep 1920. 3 Daisy was born on 7 Nov 1897 in Beaver City, Furnas, Nebraska, USA,3, 9, 19 died on 23 Sep 1982 in Kearney, Buffalo, Nebraska, USA 9, 19, 20 at age 84, and was buried on 27 Sep 1982 in Wilsonville, Furnas, Nebraska, USA. 3, 21
• She worked as a cattle business.
• Her Social Security Number was 505-26-5463. 18

Oliver met her in Wilsonville, Nebraska. 2

1963 Floyd Alfred Colling Obituary: survived by his stepmother, Mrs. Daisy Colling of Wilsonville. 11

Name: DAISY COLLING, Birth: 07 Nov 1897, Death: Sep 1982, Last Residence: 69046 (Wilsonville, Furnas, NE), Last Benefit: (none specified), SSN: 505-26-5463, Issued: Nebraska

Source Citations
1. Evelyn's Collection, Compiler: Evelyn, Rec. Date: 4 May 2002.
2. 130 Years of Collings in America: 1855-1985, Compiler: Jerry D. Colling, Rec. Date: 1985.
3. Colling Family Tree - Jerry's D. Colling, (corrected 24 Dec 1983) Rec. Date: 24 Dec 1983.
4. Evelyn's Collection, Compiler: Evelyn Rec. Date: 4 May 2002, Wilhelm-Charles Colling Family Group Record.