John R. Dollman

John R. DollmanJohn Robert Dollman died Dec. 10, 2019, in Ridgecrest. He was 77.

John is survived by his loving wife, Joan of Ridgecrest; children, Darlene Rowland (Alex) of Apex, N.C., and Michael Dollman (Kathleen) of Hanford; grandchildren, Tyler Rowland, Katie Rowland, Jeffry Dupree (Kayla), Joshua Dupree (Griselda), Crystal Parra, Jessica Dollman, Jayce Dupree (Tristin) and Amanda Dollman (Issiah); nine great-grandchildren; sister, Lenora Chastain; and nieces and nephews.

He is preceded in death by his parents, Johnie and Ora Dollman.

John was born Feb. 10, 1942, in Ft. Smith, Ark. He graduated from Charleston High School, Charleston, in 1960.

He worked at the Naval Air Weapons Station at China Lake for 29 years and at Holland & Lyons Mortuary for 20 years.

John and Joan were married for 54 years. He was a loving husband and father.

He was active in Ridgecrest Church of the Nazarene and the Masonic Lodge. He enjoyed camping and fishing with his family and friends.

A memorial service is scheduled for Saturday, Dec. 21, at 10 a.m. at Ridgecrest Church of the Nazarene. Rev. Ken Lewis will officiate. All are welcome to attend and celebrate John’s life.

Arrangements were provided by Holland & Lyons Mortuary.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to Ridgecrest Church of the Nazarene.

— Submitted by the family of John Doillman

Story First Published: 2019-12-20