|Birth: ||Jun. 4, 1917|
|Death: ||Nov. 4, 2011|
Mildred Bernstein, 94, died peacefully Friday, November 4, 2011, of congestive heart failure. Mildred, born June 4, 1917, was a lifelong resident of Des Moines and a graduate of North High School. Her memory will live on forever since everyone who had the privilege of knowing her will never forget her infectious smile, warmth, loving nature, and sharp mind. She was a strong and courageous woman with a tremendous spirit and will to live.
Mildred was preceded in death by her parents, Flora and Harry Schatz; her loving husband, Nate; her brothers, Albert, Myron and Sheldon Schatz; and her sister, Betty Sobol. She is survived by her children, Edward (Madelyn) Bernstein, and Joyce Barman. She was also the loving grandmother of Stacy (Eric) Aronson, Corey (Carolyn) Bernstein, Julie Barman and Daniel Barman. Mildred was also the adored great-grandmother of Julian Aronson, Kaitlin Bernstein and Allison Bernstein.
Graveside services will take place Monday, November 7, 2011 at 3 pm at Jewish Glendale Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Bonnie J. Addario Lung Cancer Foundation, 1100 Industrial Road, Ste. 1, San Carlos, CA 94070, or the charity of your choice .
Published in Des Moines Register on November 6, 2011
Harry Schatz (1885 - 1971)
Flora Schatz (1890 - 1963)
Nathan Jacob Bernstein (1914 - 1990)
Mildred Schatz Bernstein (1917 - 2011)
Sheldon Schatz (1920 - 2004)*
Jewish Glendale Cemetery
Created by: Katie Lou
Record added: May 20, 2012
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