Roland, 91, of Midland passed away on Sunday, February 3, 2013 at his home.
Funeral Services for Roland were held at the Floyd Church of God, on Friday, February 8, 2013 with Pastor Bill Caroffino officiating.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Floyd Church of God.
Roland was the son of Frederick and Verena (Brugger) Behnke. Roland proudly served his country in the United States Army. He married Ruby Shoebridge on December 17, 2005.
Roland is survived by his wife Ruby; children, James (Helen) Behnke of Wilmore, KY, Sandra (Dennis) Hipolite of Sumner, MI, and Susan (Robert) Yates of New Albany, IN; step-son, Philip (Jenny) Ritter of Midland; 5 grand children; 6 step-grandchildren; 4 great-grand children; 3 step-great-grandchildren; sister, Gertrude Krueger of Joliet, IL.; sister-in-law, Elizabeth Behnke of Alpena; and many great nieces and nephews.
Roland was preceded in death by his first wife, Ola Mae; sister, Virginia Green; and step-son, Peter Ritter, Jr.
Ola Mae Behnke
1923–2004 (m. 1942)
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