Violet E. Bentz, 93

Funeral services for Violet E. Bentz (nee Scholtka) of Cedarburg will be held at 3 p.m. today, June 7, at First Immanuel Lutheran Church in Cedarburg.

The Rev. Wilmer Reichmann will officiate the funeral service. Visitation will be held at the church, from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m., prior to the funeral service. Interment will take place at Zur Ruhe Cemetery immediately following the service.

Mueller Funeral Home in Cedarburg is serving the family.

Violet Scholtka was born on Jan. 12, 1914 in Milwaukee to the late Martin and the late Anna (nee Cler) Scholtka.

On Feb. 6, 1937, she married E. Henry Bentz at North Trinity Lutheran Church in Milwaukee.

Violet is survived by her daughters Carol (Clarence) Ladwig of Brown Deer and Betty (Gordon) Dobberfuhl of Cedarburg; grandchildren Larry (Kim) Dobberfuhl, Diane (Gerald) Zedde, Jason (Jo Ann) Mitchell and Kathy (Travis) Anderson; great-grandchildren Jonathan, Andrew, Rebecca, Rianna, Zachary, Dominic, Braden, Alex, Benjamin, Matthew and Violet; and her siblings Roy Sr. (Ruby) Scholtka and Doris (Clarence) Slais. She is further survived by other relatives and friends.

Violet was preceded in death by her husband E. Henry Bentz; and one brother and one sister.

In lieu of flowers, memorials to the First Immanuel Guardian Angel Fund are appreciated.

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