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Beverly Jean (Wahl) Bolam

January 27, 1930 ~ March 31, 2018 (age 88)

It is truly an honor to be serving the Bolam family during their time of loss. May her memory be eternal.


Beverly Jean Bolam, 88, a longtime resident of the Town of Niagara went to live with the Lord on March 31, 2018 surrounded by loving family.


Beverly was born in Niagara Falls, NY on January 27, 1930 to the late George Edward Wahl and the late Ada Luella Erck Wahl.  Beverly had been employed at Niagara Falls Memorial Hospital as an admitting clerk before retiring in 1992. On March 10, 1951, she married Dale David Bolam in the Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church at Michigan Avenue and 10th Street.  The Bolams took up residence in the Town of Niagara where Beverly lived until her passing.  After Beverly and Dale retired, they traveled the country making many wonderful memories visiting cherished friends and making a lot of new friends.   One of Beverly’s biggest pleasures in life was listening to country music.  


Beverly is survived by two sons, Ronald D. (Barbara) Bolam of North Carolina and Randall D. (Karen) Bolam of the Town of Lewiston.  Also survived by 5 grandchildren, Dale (Tina) Bolam, and Shannon Bolam all of Niagara Falls and Daniel (Corinne) Bolam of North Tonawanda, Kristin Bolam and Jennifer Bolam of Virginia.  Beverly had 2 step grandchildren, Jamie Hebert of Cheektowaga and Christopher Franczak of North Carolina.  Mourning her loss are 7 beautiful great- grandchildren, Aubrey  and Hunter Bolam, of North Tonawanda , Alexis and Amber Bolam and Kendra York all of Niagara Falls, Michael and Peter Joseph Carroll both of VA.  Beverly also had 3 step great-grandchildren, Samantha, Anora and Liam Hebert of Cheektowaga, NY. Beverly is also survived by her nephew David (Shirley) Bolam of Pennsylvania.   


Visitation will be on Wednesday, April 4th from 4-7 p.m. in the Chapel of OTTO REDANZ FUNERAL HOME, 2215 Military Road, Niagara Falls, NY (716-297-9007) where a funeral service will follow visitation at 7:00 p.m. with Rev. Jonathan Haseley officiating.  A private interment will be held in Niagara Falls Memorial Park Cemetery, Lewiston, NY.  In lieu of flowers, memorial offerings may be made to Niagara Hospice, 4675 Sunset Drive, Lockport, NY 14094. 


Arrangements are under the direction of Michael R. Goodlander of Otto Redanz Funeral Home.  Please visit www.goodlandercares.com to share your compassion with the family.


Donations may be made to:

Niagara Hospice
4675 Sunset Drive, Lockport NY 14094

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