Ervin Dick Wollman
Rock Springs - Ervin Dick Wollman, 85, died Tuesday March 8, 2016 at his home. He has been a long time resident of Rock Springs.
He was born June 18, 1930 in Chasley, North Dakota, the son of David Paul Wollman and Barbara Kleinsasser Wollman. He attended schools in North Dakota and graduated from Bowden High School with the class of 1948. He also attended diesel mechanic school in New Rockfort, North Dakota.
He married Carman Azell Rhoads on June 19, 1953 in Bowden, North Dakota. She preceded him in death August 11, 2012.
He had been employed as a heavy equipment mechanic for Bridger Coal for 19 years retiring in 1997.
He served in the US Navy during the Korean Conflict.
He has been a member of the Rock Springs Christian Church for 40 years.
His interests were his family, fishing and working on cars.
Survivors include his sons Blake Wollman and wife Tammy, Wade Wollman and wife Kayleen all of Rock Springs; daughter Marlys Sparks and husband Mike of Green River; brothers Ralph Wollman and wife Janet of Fargo, North Dakota, and Willis Wollman and wife Jo of San Angelio, Texas; sister-in-law Lillian Wollman of Gillette, Wyoming; grandchildren Mandi Wyatt and husband Jason of Chatsworth, California, Nate Wollman and wife Ellen of Rock Springs, Calvin Leischer of Price, Utah, Brittany Rushing and husband Matt of Green River, Nichole Ribordy and husband Jake of Rock Springs, Natalee Gomez and husband Nathan of Green River, and Kyle Wollman and wife Erica of New Zealand; great-grandchildren Angelyse Wyatt, Paxton Wollman, Rutledge Wollman, Jolee Wollman, Cash Leischer, Hunter Rushing, Brooks Rushing, Caris Rushing, Cameron Ribordy, MacKenzie Ribordy, Noah Ribordy, Hudson Gomez and Lincoln Gomez; numerous nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his wife Carman Wollman, his parents David and Barbara Wollman, and brother Jim Wollman.
Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. Saturday, March 12, 2016 at the Rock Springs Christian Church, 124 2nd Street, Rock Springs. Pastor Michael Longfellow will officiate.
A viewing will be 6-8 p.m. Friday, March 11, 2016 at Fox Funeral Home, 2800 Commercial Way.
Additional services and interment will take place in North Dakota.