Bernice (Bolly) Mitauer

Bernice (Bolly) Mitauer, January 1, 2018.

Bolly was born to Abraham and Annie Finer on July 26, 1926. She was the youngest of four daughters in a family of nine children. Bolly graduated from Brentwood High School and was a telephone receptionist for the Eagle Stamp Company. On Feb. 1, 1948, she married the love of her life, Louis Mitauer, and became a homemaker. She was blessed with three children; Sherrie, Harlin, and Andrea. In her later years, she worked at Kindercare Preschool as a teacher’s aide.

Bolly is predeceased by her parents, her sisters; Rochelle Lew, Leona Friedman, and Mary Finer, Her brothers; Albert (Ash), Benjamin (Ben), Victor (Buddy), and Harry Finer, her husband Louis Mitauer, and her great-granddaughter, Olivia Mankovsky.

She is survived by her daughter, Sherrie and husband Dr. Jerald Mankovsky, of Austin, Texas, son, Harlin and wife Gina, of St. Louis, Missouri, and daughter, Andrea Mitauer, of Sherman Oaks, California; her grandsons Joshua (Kirby) Mankovsky, of San Antonio, Texas, Jacob Mankovsky, Jonah (Audrey), and great-granddaughter, Eleanor Mankovsky, all of Austin, Texas and Louis E. Mitauer, and Dominic Bommarito of St. Louis; her brother, Sidney Finer of Tampa Florida, and sister-in-law, Hannah Finer Tenenbaum of St. Louis, and numerous nieces and nephews.

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Funeral service on Friday, Jan. 5 at 10 a.m. at Berger Memorial Chapel, 9430 Olive Blvd., St. Louis, MO 63132. There is no visitation prior to the funeral service. Interment follows at B’nai Amoona Cemetery, 930 North and South Road, St. Louis, MO 63130. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to a charity of your choice. Please visit for more information.