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Lillian Ellen Sandelin Bentley
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Birth: Oct. 2, 1913
Boone
Boone County
Iowa, USA
Death: Dec. 25, 2008
Spokane
Spokane County
Washington, USA

As an Army brat, she was always on the move, attending twelve schools in twelve years. She graduated from Lowell High School in San Francisco, and attended the University of California.

A very giving person, she served as a literacy tutor, and an early Peace Corps volunteer in Costa Rica.

Following retirement from the San Francisco Department of Social Services, she served nearly twenty years as a docent at the San Francisco Zoo, being especially involved in the raptor program.

 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Nels Gustaf Sandelin (1887 - 1958)
  Elsie May Michels Sandelin (1892 - 1970)
 
 Spouse:
  Frank Bliven Bentley (1913 - 1973)
 
 Sibling:
  Lillian Ellen Sandelin Bentley (1913 - 2008)
  Orville Norman Sandelin (1916 - 1962)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Cremated, Ashes scattered.
Specifically: Her ashes were scattered in Idaho where the eagles fly, with some saved to be scattered under the Southern Cross.
 
Created by: litak
Record added: Jan 30, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 84252603
Lillian Ellen <i>Sandelin</i> Bentley
Added by: litak
 
 
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Thank you for your service to Peace (Peace Corps Volunteer Costa Rica).
- Mark Frazier
 Added: Feb. 1, 2012
Mom, A Swedish daisy for you, too. What a day to go! You are sure of a toast at every Christmas dinner and you will be missed always! Love you!
- L
 Added: Jan. 30, 2012
 
 
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