|Birth: ||Feb. 24, 1911|
|Death: ||Aug. 23, 1999|
KINDER - Funeral services for Kathryn Neva Bentle, 88, will be at 10:30 a.m. Friday, Aug. 27, in Kinder Bible Church, formerly First Congregational Church. The Rev. Robert Jones will officiate. Burial will be in Kinder McRill Cemetery under the direction of Ardoin Funeral Home. Additional arrangements are by Hixson Funeral Home of Lake Charles.
Visitation is 8:30-9 a.m. Friday in Ardoin Funeral Home.
Mrs. Bentle died Monday, Aug. 23, 1999, in a Lake Charles hospital.
She was a native of Kinder. She was a 1928 graduate of o Kinder High School and earned a degree in primary education from Northwestern State University in Natchitoches. She taught third grade in Kinder for 13 years. In 1945 she moved from Kinder to Lawrenceburg, Ind., and then to Indianapolis, where she lived for 30 years. She and her husband moved to Lake, Charles in 1989.
She was a past grand worthy matron of the Kinder chapter of the Order of the Eastern Star and was a member of the Eastern Star Grand Family in Indiana in 1959. She served on the board of the Altenheim Retirement Home in Indianapolis and helped to establish the Rainbow for Girls in Lawrenceburg. She was a member of Kinder Bible Church.
Survivors include her husband, Ralph Bentle; one sister, Melva L. Pruitt of Sulphur; and one brother, John L. Oden of Houston.
Obituary taken from LCAP August 25, 1999.
Richard Eugene Oden (1866 - 1932)
Elsie Jessup Oden (1880 - 1963)
Kinder McRill Memorial Cemetery
Plot: Section C, Row 7
Created by: Don Ladner
Record added: Apr 03, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 35489412