Dr. Erwin Hollandt - Ilion NY

IHS Class of 1925

Erwin William Hollandt, MD

Ilion Physician Succombs to Illness

The Ilion Sentinel - October 12, 1944

Dr. Erwin William Hollandt, 35, 17 Third St, died Wednesday evening, October 11, at 9:30 in the Ilion hospital.

Doctor Hollandt was born in Ilion, a son of Mrs. Bertha Hollandt and the late Augustus Hollandt. He was a graduate of Ilion High School, Hamilton College, and the Rochester School of Medicine. He interned at the Jersey City Medical Center and was resident physician for one year and resident doctor of surgery for another year there.

He established his practice in Ilion eight and a half years ago with offices at 126 West Street. Doctor Holland had been school physician for two years but had to decline the appointment this year because of ill health.

He was a member of the Ilion hospital staff and of the Herkimer County Medical Society. He also was a member of Ilion Lodge 391, F. & A. M. and attended St. Augustine's Episcopal Church.

Besides his mother, he leaves his wife, the former Marion Vail, of Elizabeth, N.J., whom he married on July 9, 1937. They have two children, Robert and Barbara.

The funeral will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday with Rev. L. R. Benson officiating. Burial will be at Armory Hill cemetery.

Source - Illion NY Sentinel 1944 - 0268.pdf Ilion Physician Succombs to Illness Ilion Sentinel - 12 Oct 1944fultonhistory.com 1944
(Note - Doctor Hollandt's wife later married Howard Hoffman and was the Ilion High School Nurse.)


Marion Hoffman - Ilion NY
Marion Hoffman
1975 - School Nurse

Marion (Hollandt) Hoffman, 95, formerly a longtime Ilion resident, passed away Tuesday, June 5, 2007, at St. Elizabeth Medical Center, Utica. Marion was born Oct. 9, 1911, in Manhattan, daughter of Edward and Catherine (Schaefer) Vail. She was a high school graduate and attended the Jersey City Medical Center School of Nursing, where she obtained her registered nurse degree. In 1937, she was united in marriage to Dr. Erwin Hollandt. Dr. Hollandt died in 1944. She later married Howard G. Hoffman in 1948. Mr. Hoffman died in 2004. Marion was employed by the Ilion School District as a teacher and school nurse from 1945 to 1976.


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