B. C. Hollar, 83, of Woodstock, passed away Friday, June 8, 2012 at Pine Meadow in Woodstock. The funeral service will be held Sunday, June 10 at 3:00 p.m. at Dellinger Funeral Home in Woodstock. Reverend Barbara Rhodes will officiate.
The graveside service with military honors for B.C. Hollar will be held Friday, July 20 at 1:00 p.m. at Arlington National Cemetery. Those attending need to arrive at Arlington by 12:30 p.m.
Mr. Hollar was born March 15, 1929 in Edinburg, son of the late Lester Granville and Mazie Lambert Hollar. He was a 1946 graduate of Edinburg High School. He attended Bridgewater College and graduated from Shenandoah Business College. He was a Korean War veteran having served 22 years in the Navy on different assignments sponsored by The Intelligence Community. He was formerly employed with Kennedy Konstruction Kompany and later retired from Jadwyn Corporation. He was a member of Edinburg VFW, Woodstock American Legion, Disabled Veterans, National Association of Uniformed Services and Fleet Reserve Association. He was preceded in death by his wife, Betty Reger Hollar; two sisters, Lucille H. Lambert and Dorothy H. Lambert and four brothers, Bernard Hollar, Dan Hollar, Allen Hollar and Jay Hollar.
He is survived by two sons, S. Michael Hollar and Jeffrey A. Hollar and his wife, Seung Hee Han all of Woodstock; grandson, Michael Tyler Adlam of Ashburn, VA; Catherine S. Hollar and Jeremy Zinn both of Woodstock and Lauren Zinn of Florida; sister, Isabelle Linaweaver of Woodstock; sister-in-law, Nancy Margolis of New Carrollton, MD. and numerous nieces, nephews and great nieces and nephews.
Honorary pallbearers will be Larry Lambert, Danny Lambert, Robert Linaweaver, James A. Hollar, Leslie Hollar, Ricky Lambert, Paul Hockman, Bubba Kennedy, Tom Truban, Randolph Foltz and Steven J. Hollar.
The family will receive friends Saturday from 6:30-8:30 at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Shenandoah County Free Clinic, 781 Spring Parkway, Woodstock, VA 22664 and Navy- Marine Corps Relief Society Headquarters, 875 Randolph Street, Suite 225, Arlington, VA 22203. Memorial contributions may also be made to the Shenpaco Industries, 1032 Wissler Road, Quicksburg, VA 22847.
Mr. Hollar was very proud of all of his family members who served in a military or civilian capacity in support of our National Defense as well as all of his family member’s service as current and/or past First Responders.