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Alfred Charles Berndsen
Birth: Sep. 22, 1921
Cincinnati
Hamilton County
Ohio, USA
Death: Jul. 30, 1999
Cincinnati
Hamilton County
Ohio, USA

Mr. Berndsen was the former President and CEO of Messer Construction Company. He was raised in Western Hills, graduated from Elder High School and served in the Navy (Seabees) In World War II. He graduated from the University of Cincinnati with a B.S. in civil engineering. He was the first inductee into the Spirit of Construction Hall of Fame. His various construction projects were the Hamilton County Justice Center, The Children's Hospital Medical Center Ambulatory Care Facility Yeatman's Cove and the Serpentine Wall. Cincinnati Children's Hospital Tower was named for him. He received the Award of Excellence for the Life Long Advocacy of Cooperative Education and the Distinguished Engineering Alumni Award. He was past president of the Allied Construction Industries. He received the Boy Scouts' Silver Beaver Award for distinguished service to youth. He also served on the executive board of the Dan Beard Council of the Boy Scouts. His wife, Mary Virginia Prout Berndsen, and he were married for 55 years. They are survived by two daughters, Kathleen Ann Berndsen Snow and Patricia Joy Berndsen Jacko 
 
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 Parents:
  George Bernard Berndsen (1887 - 1963)
  Erma Helen Papner Berndsen (1895 - 1991)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary Virginia Prout Berndsen (1922 - 1998)*
 
 Siblings:
  Helen Margaret Berndsen Bagby (1913 - 2004)**
  Walter George Berndsen (1918 - 2003)*
  Alfred Charles Berndsen (1921 - 1999)
  George William Berndsen (1922 - 1959)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Inscription:
BERNDSEN
 
Note: Number:206617 interment id springgrove.org
 
Burial:
Spring Grove Cemetery
Cincinnati
Hamilton County
Ohio, USA
Plot: Garden LC Sec C lot 86 sp 0
 
Maintained by: The Cincinnati Kid
Originally Created by: The Hinckley Graver
Record added: Jul 02, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6570206
Alfred Charles Berndsen
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Happy Birthday, Dad
- The Hinckley Graver
 Added: Sep. 22, 2016
miss you,Dad
- Patti
 Added: Jul. 29, 2016
Happy Birthday Dad
- Patti
 Added: Sep. 22, 2015
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