Person:Bentzley Stickle (1)

Bentzley Holmes Stickle
m. 10 Jun 1922
Facts and Events
Name[1][2] Bentzley Holmes Stickle
Gender Male
Birth[3] 4 May 1896 Macomb, McDonough County, Illinois
Marriage 10 Jun 1922 New Buffalo, Berrien County, Michiganto Della May Barnes
Death[4] 2 Nov 1987 Berrien Springs, Berrien County, Michigan
Burial? 5 Nov 1987 Poe's Cem, Newberg Township, Cass County, Michigan

1930 Census of Union, LaPorte County, Indiana, ED #48, p. 86A Stickle, Bentzley H. head owns radio 33 md at 26 IL IL Eng Farmer, farm

           Della M.        wife           34  md at 26   IN   MI   MI
           Leona B.         dau            6               MI   IL   IN
             Thelma M.    dau           3 1/12             MI   IL   IN
    Doris ?        dau         11/12             MI   IL   IN

Bentzley H. Stickle, age 91, of Cave City, Kentucky, formerly of Route 1, Paterson Hill Road, Jones, Michigan, died suddenly Monday, 2 November 1987 in Jenks Foster Home in Berrien Springs.

 He was born 4 May 1896, in Macomb, Illinois, the son of Walter and Emma (Holmes) Stickle. On 10 June 1922 in New Buffalo he married Della May Barnes who preceded him in death 1 Februar y 1987. He served in the United States Army during World War I and had resided in Cave City since 1984. He was a member of the First Baptist Church of Newberg.
 Surviving are 3 daughters, Mrs. Garret (Leone) Zwakenberg of Cave City, Mrs. John (Thelma ) Hurless of Seymour, Indiana and Mrs. Robert (Doris) Stick of Niles; 1 son, John W. of Marce llus; 15 grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren; 1 sister, Mrs. Esther Ferris of Palm Harbor , Florida and 1 brother, Harold of Clearwater, Florida. He was preceded in death by a daughter Ardith Stickle, 2 sisters and 1 brother.
 Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, 5 November 1987 in the First Baptist Church of Newberg with Rev. William Armstrong of the church officiating. Burial will be in Poe' s Cemetery. Memorials may be directed to the First Baptist Church of Newberg or the Salvation Army.
 Pallbearers were Garret Zwakenberg Jr., Jerry Zwakenberg, Terry Zwakenberg, John Hurless Jr ., Kenneth Hurless, Dennis Stick, Timothy Stick, Robert Hurless, Bill Stickle, and Michael Stickle.

Source: newspaper obituary, (no name or date)

SSDI has last known address as Marcellus, Cass County, Michigan. Michigan and Kentucky death index have him residing in Barren County, Kentucky.

  1. 1930 Census of Union, LaPorte County, Indiana, ED number 48
    p. 86A.
  2. WWI draft registration card of Bentzley Stickle.
  3. WWI draft registration card of Bentzley Stickle.
  4. Social Security Death Index.