Polson, Mildred


Died: August 31, 2012

Bartonville: Mildred Polson 98 of Bartonville passed away at 9:50 p.m. on Friday August 31, 2012 at her residence.

Mildred was born in Bartonville on January 19, 1914 the daughter of Robert & Etta (NoeL) Bradley. She married Chester A. Polson in Bartonville on September 14, 1946.

She is survived by her daughter, Jo Ann (Eric) Dolanc of Dunlap; two grandsons, Scott Dolanc of Bartonville, and Sean Dolanc of Dunlap; two sister-in-laws, Eileen Siddle of Bartonville and Phyllis Birdsell of Pekin; and several nieces and nephews.

Mildred was preceded in death by her husband of 59 years; her parents and seven sisters and two brothers.

She worked the Peoria State Hospital in Medical Records for 17 years.

Mildred was a member of Bartonville United Methodist Church and was a charter member of the Bartonville Women's club. Mildred also loved to read. Some of her favorite authors were Maeve Benchley, Belva Plain and Peter Pezzelli.

Funeral services will be at 10:00 a.m. Wednesday, September 5, 2012 at Davison-Fulton-Bartonville Chapel . Pastor will officiate. Visitation will be Tuesday from 5-8 p.m. also at the funeral home.

Burial will be in Maple Ridge Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to The Bartonville Women's Club or the American Cancer Society .

Please visit Mildred's story at davison-fulton-bartonvillechapel.com.

Davison-Fulton Bartonville Chapel

1203 W. Garfield Ave.
Bartonville, IL