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Bernard “Bernie” Bolte

Service Date: September 4, 2021
Visitation Info: Linnemann Funeral Homes Burlington
Interment Info: St. John Cemetery – Ft. Mitchell, KY
Service Info: St. Paul Catholic Church
Service Info

Bernard “Bernie” Bolte, 70, passed away Sunday, August 29, 2021, at his residence surrounded by his family. He worked for the USPS, was a member of St Paul Church in Florence. His passion for Conifers has led to the Bernie Bolte Conifer Collection at Rowe Arboretum in Cincinnati. Preceded in death by his wife Carole Bolte, sisters Linda Bolte, Patty Dirr, and parents Sylvester and Evelyn Bolte. Survivors include his sister Susan Baker, brothers Chris Bolte, Mark Bolte, and Greg Bolte. Also surviving are several nieces and nephews. Visitation will be held Friday, September 3, 2021, from 5pm to 8pm at Linnemann Funeral Homes 1940 Burlington Pike, Burlington KY. Mass of Christian Burial will be held Saturday, September 4, 2021, at 10am at St Paul Church in Florence. Burial will take place at St John Cemetery in Ft Mitchell. In lieu of flowers memorial donations can be made to Rowe Arboretum Indian Hill c/o Jason Donovan, 4600 Much More Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45243. Online condolences can be made at

5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Linnemann Funeral Homes Burlington

1940 Burlington Pike
10:00 am

St. Paul Catholic Church

7301 Dixie Hwy
Florence, KY 41042
Phone: (859) 371-8051

St. John Cemetery – Ft. Mitchell, KY

Address: 1 St. John Rd Ft. Mitchell, KY 41017
12:00 am - 12:00 am

Bernard “Bernie” Bolte


Our Deepest Sympathy

We were very sorry to hear that Bernie had passed away. Our thoughts and prayers are with your family at this sad time. Due to Stan’s health we are unable to attend the services.
Stan and Rita Bond

Farewell to Bernie

Bernie was a neighbor amongst neighbors. Many days, Rose & I sat on the porch & spent a big part of the day talking with him. He was always there if we needed him.
We both will miss him very much.
Good bye to a loving friend, Dale &Rose Shaw