Frances Pollman

Frances Marie Pollman, 88, a lifelong Humboldt resident, died Friday, Nov. 20, 2009, at Pinecrest Nursing Home in Humboldt.
She was born June 18, 1921, in Humboldt, the daughter of John Francis “Frank” and Beulia (Fitzmaurice) Kinney. She graduated from Humboldt High School.
On Jan. 27, 1943, she married Raymond G. Pollman in St. Peter’s Lutheran Church’s parsonage in Humboldt. They made their home in Humboldt.
Besides being a homemaker, she worked at Neosho Memorial Hospital in Chanute 10 years and for Wonder Bread in Humboldt for 12 years. She enjoyed camping and doll collecting. She was a member of St. Peter’s Lutheran Church.
She is survived by her husband of the home; a son, Jerry and his wife, Theresa, Sand Springs, Okla.; a daughter, Margaret Charlene “Peggy” North and her husband, Charles, Darlington, Wis.; a brother, John Kinney, Kansas City; four grandchildren, Stephanie Lange and her husband, John, Deborah Weaver and her husband, Dan, Scott Pollman and his wife, Liesel, and Neal Pollman; and four great-grandchildren.
An infant son and a sister and brother died earlier.
Cremation has taken place.
Memorial services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at St. Peter’s Lutheran Church in Humboldt. The Rev. David Meier will officiate. Burial will be in Mount Hope Cemetery in Humboldt.
Memorials to St. Peter’s Lutheran Church or Parkinson’s Foundation of the Heartland may be left at Waugh-Yokum & Friskel Memorial Chapels of Iola, which is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences for the family may be left at