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Harriett Bentley

August 31, 1916 March 27, 2019
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Obituary for Harriett Bentley

Harriett Bentley, age 102, of the Eastern Star Masonic Home and formerly of Boone and Ogden, died at the Home on March 27, 2019.

Funeral Services will be Monday, April 1, 2019, at 11:00 a.m. at the Schroeder-Reimers Memorial Chapel at Sixth and Marshall, with Rev. Evelyn Lewiston officiating. Burial will be in the Linwood Park Cemetery.

Alice Harriett (Anderson) Bentley, was born in Boone, Iowa on August 31, 1916, the daughter of Clarence and Veva (Conklin) Anderson. She graduated from Boone High School in 1934.
On March 8, 1937, Harriett married Leonard Bentley in Boone.

In earlier years, Harriett worked in the business office of the Boone County Hospital. She also worked as a home typist for the Donnelley Corporation, formerly in Nevada.
Harriett and Leonard farmed northeast of Ogden. She counted cross stitch and enjoyed watching the Lawrence Welk Show on television.

Harriett is preceded in death by her parents; husband, Leonard; infant daughter, Gretchen; son, Gerald; infant granddaughter, Julie Barton; grandson, Mark Deter; daughter-in-law, Catherine Bentley; son-in-law, Gary Finestead; nine brothers and two sisters. Harriett was the last survivor of 11 siblings.

She is survived by three daughters, Elaine (Vic) Johnson of Ames, Marilyn (Bud) Barton of Dallas Center, and Marjorie (Bob) Deter of Winona, Minnesota; 13 grandchildren and numerous great grand and great-great grandchildren.

Friends may call at the Schroeder-Reimers Chapel, on Monday morning, from 10 a.m. until service time.

In memory of Harriett, memorials may be directed to Community United Methodist Church in Ogden or a charity of your choice.

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Funeral Service




11:00 AM 4/1/2019 11:00:00 AM
Schroeder-Reimers Memorial Chapel

1006 Sixth Street
Boone, IA 50036

There will be a one hour visitation before the service.

Schroeder-Reimers Memorial Chapel
1006 Sixth Street Boone 50036 IA
United States

Cemetery Details


Linwood Park Cemetery Final Resting Place

609 Forrest Ave
Boone, IA 50036

609 Forrest Ave Boone 50036 IA
United States

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