Philip P. Gollon, age 81, of the Town of Hull, passed away July 4, 2021 at his home under the care of Heartland Hospice and surrounded by his loving family.
Private services will be held. Shuda Funeral Service is assisting the family.
Philip was born July 27, 1939 in Stevens Point, the son of Carl and Monica (Kieliszewski) Gollon. He graduated from P.J. Jacobs High School in 1958. He entered the United States Army on October 28, 1958 and served his country until his honorable discharge on September 30, 1964. Philip was married to Jane Haight on September 3, 1962 at St. Peters Parish in Stevens Point. The couple settled in the Town of Hull, and raised their family. Philip worked at Consolidated Paper Mill - Stevens Point Division until his retirement in 2000. He continued throughout the years to be part of the Gollon Family Live Bait business. He was an avid trapper, hunter, gardener, logger, and tapped maple trees. He shared his many interests with family, friends, and nieces and nephews. He belonged to the American Legion, Post #6, National Trappers Association, and many others organizations.
Philip is survived by his wife Jane, and their daughters: Monica "Molly" Gollon, WI Rapids; and Sally Gollon, Stevens Point. Two granddaughters: Shannon Gollon, Stevens Point and Ruby (Benjamin) Koca, Madison. Three brothers: David "Bud" (Althea) Gollon, Dodgeville; Fred "Fritz" Gollon, Stevens Point; William "Billy" (Arlene) Gollon, Stevens Point. Two sisters-in-law: Dorothy Bonnell, Waupaca and Myrna Janowski, Stevens Point. Many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, his brother: Carl Jr :"Sonny" Gollon; three sisters: Viola Philips, Jeanette Malarchick, and Loretta Nowak, five brothers-in-law: James Philips, Ervin Malarchick, Victor Nowak, Arden Bonnell, Joseph Janowski, and niece, Lisa Burant.
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