Beatrice Albert

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Name Beatrice Albert
Born 1909-05-30
Gender F
Died 2010-07-10
Type Value
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Family Grover H. Penningroth b. (1906-06-13, Farm outside Clarence, Cedar County, Iowa) d. (2005-08-13)
Married 1929-06-06, St. John’s United Church of Christ parsonage, Clarence, Cedar County, Iowa


Beatrice Penningroth

July 12, 2010 7:00 pm ? Quad-City Times Obituaries(0) Signatures CLARENCE, Iowa - Beatrice Penningroth, 101, of Clarence, died Saturday, July 10, 2010, at Clarence Nursing Home.

Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at St. John’s United Church of Christ, Clarence. The Rev. David Lorenzen will officiate. Visitation will be one hour before the service at the church. Burial will be in St. John’s Church Cemetery. Chapman Funeral Home, Clarence, assisted the family with arrangements.

He was born May 30, 1909, on a farm southwest of Clarence, to Frank Albert and Amelia Weih Albert. He married Grover Penningroth on June 6, 1929, at St. John’s United Church of Christ parsonage in Clarence.

Bea, as she was known to many, graduated from Clarence High School and attended Coe College in Cedar Rapids. She was a lifelong member of St. John’s Church and served in many capacities in the church for many years. She was president of the Literary Club and in 1940 was Worthy Matron of the Order of Eastern Star.

Survivors include three nieces, Barbara Ahrendsen of Clarence, Andrea (Duane) Maher of Oregon and Romona (Jim) Nelson of California; two nephews, Douglas Johnson and friend Susan of Naperville, Ill., and Richard Penningroth and friend Judie of Cedar Rapids; and very special friends, Kenneth, Marcia and Derrick Richmann of Clarence. She was preceded in death by parents, husband, Grover, sister,Veneta and (Harry) Hansen, brother-in-law, Ralph and (Alice) Penningroth, a sister-in-law, Iola (Dale) Johnson, and two nephews, Erwin Ahrendsen and Charles Penningroth.