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Hollinger Funeral Home & Crematory, Inc.

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Saturday December 16th, 2017
1:00pm - 2:00pm

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Richard Tolley

Richard E. (Dick) Tolley, 62, of Mt. Holly Springs passed away Thursday December 7 th , 2017 at his home surrounded by his loving family and friends after a courageous battle with Lung Cancer. Richard was born February 4 th , 1955 in Carlisle to the late Cecil and Barbara Loughran Tolley. He was a devoted husband, father, grandfather and great grandfather.

He attended the Big Spring High School and was retired from the former Carlisle Tire & Wheel after 37 years of service. He was a member of the Sons of American Legion Post 674. Richard and his nephew, Scott spent many weekends at the racetrack winning many races and championships. Dick was one proud uncle. He enjoyed camping, going night fishing on the river with the guys for catfish and family vacations to the beach. He had a kind heart and will be remembered as “Mr. Fix IT” since he could  and did anything for anyone, especially his girls.

Richard is survived by his loving wife Michelle Clouse Tolley of 42 wonderful years; two daughters, Misty (companion Mark Zimmerman) Bear of Carlisle and Danielle (husband Chris Snyder) of Newville, two grandchildren Taylor Bear and Caden Snyder and one great grandson Greyson Benshoff. Also, four sisters Sue &Ed Cline, Phyllis & William Neil, Joyce & Gary Meals, and Linda & Bobby Weidner.

A Celebration of Life Service will be held Saturday December 16, 2017 at 2:00 PM in the Hollinger Funeral Home & Crematory, 501 N. Baltimore Ave. Mt. Holly Springs with Rev. Richard L. Reese officiating. Visitation will start at 1:00 PM until the service. Dick loved his animals so the family ask memorial contributions may be made to Speranza Animal Rescue, 1216 Brandt Rd. Mechanicsburg, PA 17055. On line condolences may be made to www.hollingerfuneralhome.com.

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As the tears fall, I m sending my condolences to you Michelle,Misty,and DanIlle.Thanks you all for loving my brother.LOVE YOU ALL.

Linda [Tolley] Weidner Dec 14 2017 12:00 AM

Dear friends, So sorry for your loss. Prayers.

Deb Swartz Dec 12 2017 12:00 AM

Michelle and girls, we are so sorry to hear of your loss.  Minnie and Buck

Minnie Bolen Dec 11 2017 12:00 AM

Michelle, Misty and Danielle I am so sorry for your loss.  Thinking of you during this difficult time.

Laura Wagner Dec 11 2017 12:00 AM

Michelle and girls so very sorry for ur loss.  Dick is now ur guardian angel and will be watching over all of u without pain.  May God bless u all.   Love u Melinda n Tony

Melinda n Tony Nickle Sr and family Dec 11 2017 12:00 AM

Michelle , My Prayers are with you and your family at this sad time,Just keep in mind that God will be with you during this difficult time and God will heal you and comfort you through time.When you feel alone call on God and he will respond. I give my condolences,

Tina Hughes Hockley Dec 11 2017 12:00 AM

I knew Dick from working with him on the Calender  crew for a good many years. He was a good man and I really enjoyed working with him . We lost touch when the plant closed down, but I've thought about him over the years often. To his wife and family I send my sincere condolences!!

Harvey Miller Dec 11 2017 12:00 AM

With deepest sympathy to you Michelle Misty and Dannille and to all his sisters and families.My heart goes out to all of you.Dick will surely be missed by all of you but  he is free from that terrible diease and he is in heaven looking down on all of you.May God give you the strength to get through this time and may God bless you all.An old friend to all of you.Carol Murray

Carol Murray Dec 11 2017 12:00 AM