William "Bill"'s Story
William "Bill" Allen Tolzmann, resident of St. Peter, MN died peacefully surrounded by family at St. Mary's Hospital in Rochester, MN on Friday, March 9, 2018. Bill was born June 22, 1953. William Allen Tolzmann was united in marriage to Colleen Marie Stock, September 11, 1982.
Bill is survived by his son, Dyllan Tolzmann of St. Peter, MN; step children, Lee Hilde (Colleen Davis) of Cleveland, MN, Neil Hilde of North Dakota; grandchildren Bryce and Alexandria; brothers Greg (Melanie) Tolzmann of Arizona, Scott (Roxy) Tolzmann of Mankato, MN, Steve Tolzmann of Gibbon, MN, Jeff (Laurie) Tolzmann of New Prague, MN, Brian Tolzmann of California; uncles Mike Hallman (Fran) of Owatonna MN, John Hallman (Pam) of Owatonna, MN; and many nieces and nephews. He is preceded in death by his wife, Colleen Tolzmann; parents, Faye Morrison and Marvin Tolzmann, grandparents, Woodrow Hallman and Evelyn Hallman.
Bill grew up in Cleveland, MN, graduating class on 1971. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, gardening, bird watching, bee keeping, motorcycle rides, RV camping, and spending time with family and friends. During the warmer months, you could find Bill and Colleen selling mini doughnuts and kettle corn at surrounding events and at the farmer's market, along with some honey. He was employed by and retired from Anagram International. Bill was a well-loved son, father, grandfather, brother, nephew, uncle, and friend to many.
A memorial is scheduled for Saturday, March 17, 2018 at the Cleveland City Hall, 205 4th St., Cleveland, MN from 4-7pm. All family and friends are welcome to attend and celebrate Bill's life.
Published on March 12, 2018