Phyllis Joan Pollart…June 20, 1929 – January 17, 2018


Mass of Christian Burial for Phyllis Pollart will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Monday, January 22, 2018 at St. Frances of Rome Catholic Church in Holly, Colorado with Father Mariusz Wirkowski as Celebrant. Rosary will be held at 10am, prior to the Mass.  Interment will take place in the Holly Cemetery.  Per Phyllis’ request, there will be no visitation.

Phyllis Joan Pollart passed away January 17, 2018, in Holly, Colorado at the age of 88. She was born June 20, 1929, to Joseph and Jewell Helfrich.  Phyllis was married to Leo Pollart from June 8, 1948, until his death in 2003.

She is preceded in death by her parents; husband, Leo Pollart; sister, Marlene Hamlin; brother, Kirk; grandchildren, Megan Pollart and Joseph Pollart II; great grandchild, Macinzie Lehman; brother-in-law, Gary Pollart; and sisters-in-law, Jeanne Pollart and Helen Pollart.

Phyllis is survived by her sister, JoDean Hawkins; brothers-in-law, Howard Hamlin, Kenneth Pollart and Dale(Maureen)Pollart; children, Michael (Beverly) Pollart of McClave CO, Jerry (Paula) Pollart of Castlerock CO, Mary (Michael) Pirraglia of Canon City CO, Cynthia Glynn of Berthoud CO, Andrew (Jill) Pollart of Colorado City CO, Bob (Tammy) Pollart of Padroni CO, Joseph (Carol) Pollart of Canon City CO, Anne (Kent) Owens of Merino CO, Charles (Sue) Pollart of Holly CO, Patricia (Greg) Smith of Monument CO, Larry Pollart of Sterling CO, Christopher (Tonya) Pollart of Kendall KS, and Matthew (Stacy) Pollart of Snyder CO; grandchildren, Brad (Christina) Pollart, Malinda (Dennis) Lehman, Michelle Pollart, Laura (Chris) Dorr, David (Sandra) Peterson, John Peterson, Sherri Peterson, Pamela Pollart, Eric (Martha) Pollart, Samantha (Nick) Peltser, Christine (Ian) Wale, Mickey (Lisa) Pirraglia, Ryan Glynn, Kelsey Montgomery, Josh (Jessica) Hussey, Tobi (Tyson) Schmidt, Kenda (Scott) Williams, Wes (Nicole) Pollart, Linsey (Randy) Santala, Hallie Pollart, Luke Owens, Sarah (Jake) Shubert, Emily Owens, Allison Owens, Abigail Pollart, Hannah Pollart, Jacob Smith, Cole (Kelsey) Smith, Caleb (Brianna) Smith, Justin Pollart, Delaney Pollart, Alyse Pollart, Madison Pollart, Amy Pollart, Chase Pollart; great-grandchildren, Olivia, Andrew, Hailie and Brayliegh Pollart, Michael and Macie Lehman, Clara Dorr, Cason Pollart, Ralphael, Lewis, Craig and Nicolas Peterson, Tristan and John Michael Peterson, Augustus and Theodore Peltser, Lily, Lola and Lucy Wale, Reagan (Braden) Nunes, Peyton Montgomery, Gracie Hussey, Sebastian Schmidt, Brock and Brody Williams, Leslie, Laynie and Libbie Santala, Charlotte Shubert; great-great- grandchildren, Ryder Nunes and Emory Schmidt. Numerous nieces, nephews and lifelong friends also survive her.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Christian Mothers Altar Society or Holly Ambulance Fund in care of Valley Memorial Funeral Chapel, P.O. Box 950, Lamar, CO 81052.For more information or to leave online condolences, please visit



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