2010-03-17 / Obituaries


Mrs. Christine Bolger died January 7, 2010, in Lenox, Massachusetts, where she had been living with her daughter for the past three and a half years.

Memorial services were held Saturday, March 20, at 2:00 p.m. at Pine Forest Baptist Church in Bainbridge with Rev. Bruce Mc- Crackin officiating. Interment followed in the cemetery.

She was born and grew up in Bainbridge, the daughter of Freeman and Verna Mae Dixon Palmer. She had one sister, Grace McIntyre, and one brother, Eugene Palmer, who are both deceased. During her married life, she lived in New Jersey, but returned to live in Bainbridge after the death of her husband, Richard L. Bolger, in 1990.

Survivors include five children, Martha Peskin, Carol Sorrentino, Thomas Bolger, Robert Bolger and David Bolger; three daughtersin law, Joy, Sharon and Kate Bolger; and one son-in-law, Frank Sorrentino.

She was blessed with many grandchildren: Nicole and Rachel Peskin; Glen, Lisa and Beth Sorrentino; Brian, Timothy, Kevin and Melissa Bolger; Elaine and Brendan Bolger, and Sara and Carrie Bolger; greatgrandchildren, Dylan, Natalie, Jacob and Julia Wassinger; Kayla and Kelsey Bolger; Hannah Bolger; and Craig and Laura Van Dam.

Cox-Ware Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

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