Barbara A. Pollen
Barbara A. Pollen

August 20, 1938 - February 10, 2018
Resided in Birch Run, Michigan
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POLLEN, Barbara Ann. - of Birch Run, age 79, died Saturday, February 10, 2018 at Covenant Health Care - Harrison. Funeral services will be held 11AM Monday, February 19, 2018 at the O’Guinn Family Funeral Home in Birch Run. Rev. Fr. Thomas McNamara officiating. Burial in Cook Cemetery. The family will receive visitors at the funeral home on Sunday from 1PM until 8PM and Monday from 10AM until the time of service at 11AM. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.

Barbara was born August 20, 1938 to the late George and Agnes (Gray) Bell. She married Andrew Pollen June 3, 1975. He preceded her in death November 25, 1988. Barbara retired from the Michigan Sugar Beat factory after many years. She later worked for Birch Run Drugs. Barbara was a member of the Moose Lodge. She was an avid Detroit Tigers and Detroit Red Wings fan. She enjoyed playing cards and watching westerns. Barbara loved her two furry companions, cats: Annie, and Kemo.

Surviving are: Children: Debbie (Tim) Sheffler, Charlene Polzin, Tim (Brenda) Polzin, and Ken Polzin; Several grandchildren, and great grandchildren; Brother, George (Linda) Bell; Very dear friends: Judy and Don Grabow; Several nieces and nephews. Barbara was also preceded in death by her brother, Leon Bell; Sister in law, Delores Bell; Sister, Bonnie Polzin; Brother in law, Laurence Polzin. Please sign our guest book or share an online condolence with the family at

O’Guinn Family Funeral Home
Birch Run Chapel

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O'Guinn Family Funeral Home - Birch Run Chapel
8116 Main St.
Birch Run, MI USA 48415
Sunday, February 18, 2018
1:00 PM - 8:00 PM
O'Guinn Family Funeral Home-Birch Run Chapel
8116 Main St.
Birch Run, MI United States 48415
Monday, February 19, 2018
1:11 AM
Cook Cemetery
Seymour Rd.
Birch Run, MI 48415
Monday, February 19, 2018