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Bertha L "Betty" Marhanka Owens
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Birth: Aug. 13, 1886
Washington County
Indiana, USA
Death: Dec. 21, 1972
La Porte County
Indiana, USA

Bertha Lucinda Owens, 86, of 541 Porter Street died Thursday morning, 21 December 1972 at Fountainview Terrace Home after an illness of four weeks.
She was born 13 August 1886 in Washington County, Indiana to Henry and Martha (Hattabaugh) Marhanka.
She married Thomas Albert Owens 6 April 1902 in Brownstown, Indiana. Mr. Owens died 1 March 1960.
She is survivied by two daughters, Mrs. Thelma Swift and Mrs. Gilbert (Gladys) Goodson, both of LaPorte; one son, Omer of Rolling Prarie; two sisters, Mrs. Minnie Nottage of LaPorte and Mrs. Emma Wright of Rolling Prarie; 13 grandchildren and 30 great-grandchildren. Her husband, one daughter, and two sons preceded her in death. Burial will be at Pine Lake Cemetery. Funeral services at Haverstock Funeral Home. 
 
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 Parents:
  Henry Frederich Marhanka (1852 - 1927)
  Martha A Hattabaugh Marhanka (1860 - 1890)
 
 Spouse:
  Thomas Albert Owens (1874 - 1960)
 
 Children:
  Minnie Elizabeth Owens Furkis (1903 - 1972)*
  Gladys R. Owens Goodson (1906 - 1990)*
  Thelma Owens Milner (1910 - 2001)*
  Harvey Albert Owens (1914 - 1914)*
  Omer W. Owens (1916 - 1998)*
  Floyd Raymond Owens (1919 - 1921)*
 
 Siblings:
  Henry O Marhanka (1884 - 1962)*
  Bertha L Marhanka Owens (1886 - 1972)
  Minnie E Marhanka Nottage (1888 - 1975)**
  Emma R Marhanka Wright (1894 - 1977)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Pine Lake Cemetery
La Porte
La Porte County
Indiana, USA
 
Created by: Daniel Replogle
Record added: Sep 22, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 97598977
Bertha L Betty <i>Marhanka</i> Owens
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Bertha L Betty <i>Marhanka</i> Owens
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