|Birth: ||May 30, 1918|
|Death: ||Dec. 9, 1999|
San Diego County
Edna M. Bentz was an avid genealogist. She was the author of "If I Can You Can Decipher Germanic Records" an internationally known book on reading German script.
Obituary - San Diego Union Tribune
Edna M. Bentz, 81, of San Diego. Born Omaha, NE. A graduate of Benson High. Employed by: Burns and Potter, Omaha; In 1940 Schloss-Sheffield Steel Co., Birmingham, AL; Reynolds Metal, Longview, WA, in 1942; Fort Crook, Omaha 1944. Married A.F. Lt. John Bentz, Mt. Calvary Lutheran Church, Omaha, Aug. 22, 1945. Lived in Detroit, Cleveland, Detroit, Cincinnati, Dubland (Dublin), CA, Grand Blanc, MI, Pleasanton, CA. Retired to San Diego in 1979. Editor 8 years "German Connection" for The German Research Association. Wrote an internationally popular book on deciphering German records. After several surgeries and health problems, she succumbed to renal failure.
Andreas Georg Meyer (1887 - 1978)
Maria Hannah Mathilda Hamann Meyer (1884 - 1972)
John Donald Bentz (1917 - 2014)*
Westlawn-Hillcrest Memorial Park
Created by: Tamara Bentz
Record added: Jun 13, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6506807
Some flowers and a visit from an old friend and genealogical pen pal who cherishes all the help and correspondence we've had over many years.Madeline Bovery Galbraith/NYC|
Added: Jul. 23, 2016
I think these flowers are appropriate for a lady whose smile alone is impossible to overlook or forget.|
Added: Jan. 31, 2016
Someone thought of you today, Edna.|
Sabrina K. Combs
Added: Oct. 20, 2014
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