Ileen Arletta Tollas, 91, of Baroda, passed away on Thursday, November 14, 2019 at Woodland Terrace in Bridgman.
A funeral service will be held 11 AM Wednesday, November 20, 2019 at St. John’s Lutheran Church, 9193 Cleveland Avenue, Baroda, with the Rev. Dennis B. Smith officiating. Friends may meet with the family prior to the service from 10 - 11 am Wednesday at the church. Burial will be in Ruggles Cemetery, Baroda. Memorial contributions may be given to St. John’s Lutheran Church, PO Box 67, Baroda, MI 49101. Online condolences accepted at www.PikeFH.com.
Ileen was born Thursday, December 29, 1927 in St. Joseph the daughter of the late William and Amanda (Fetke) Fritz. She married Leonard Gilbert Tollas on June 10, 1950 and he preceded her in death in 2017. She retired from Strefling Oil Company and had served as the Baroda Village Clerk for many years. Ileen was a member of St. John’s Lutheran Church in Baroda. She enjoyed bowling into her 80's, tending her gardens and playing a great hand of cards. Ileen was also a member of the Baroda American Legion Post 345 Women’s Auxiliary.
Ileen is survived by three children; Mark (Cheryl) Tollas, Guy (Tammy) Tollas and Lori (Rick) Davis; grandchildren – Matthew Tollas, Jenna (CJ) Hawkins, Scott (Joanna) Davis and Sarah (Patrick) Corteville and ten great grandchildren and an expected great granddaughter in April 2020.
Ileen was also preceded in death by a granddaughter: Beth Tollas, grandson, Alan Tollas, brothers, Elmer and Melvin Fritz and sisters, Juanita Shunkwiler and Virginia Fritz.
Arrangement have been entrusted to Pike Funeral and Cremation Services, Boyd Chapel 9191 Red Arrow Hwy, Bridgman.