Hollis Wade Pierdolla


Hollis Wade Pierdolla, 57, of New Berlin, Texas, passed away on Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2018, in Seguin. Hollis was born on Dec. 4, 1960, in San Antonio, the son of Cherry Everlyn (Le Nor-Dugan) and Fred L. Pierdolla Jr.

He married Sharon Mauer on March 5, 1983, in La Vernia. Hollis thoroughly enjoyed traveling, hunting, and ranching, and had a passion for muscle cars. He loved and cherished his family and friends.

He was preceded in death by his father-in-law, Wilfred Samuel Mauer.

Left to cherish his memory are his wife of 35 years, Sharon Pierdolla; children Kirsten Smith (Jeff), Christopher Pierdolla (Samantha), and Sarah Pierdolla; honorary son Israel Solis (Alma and family); grandchildren Matthew and Katelyn Smith, and Hollstin and Penelope Pierdolla; parents Cherry and Fred Pierdolla Jr.; mother-in-law Helen Mauer; stepmother-in-law Helen S. Mauer; brothers Fred Pierdolla III (Sharon), Jeffery Pierdolla (Tracie), and Forrest Pierdolla (Mary Jo); granddog Lucy; numerous nieces and nephews; and other loving family and friends.

Visitation was held on Sunday, Nov. 11, from 5-8 p.m. in the Finch Funeral Chapel in La Vernia.

A funeral service was held on Monday at 10 a.m. in the funeral chapel, officiated by Pastor Bennie Herrera.

Interment followed in the Concrete Cemetery in La Vernia.

Memorial donations may be made in Hollis’s name to a charity of one’s choice.