Butler, Bertha Genevieve

Birth Name Butler, Bertha Genevieve
Gender female
Age at Death 66 years, 1 month, 10 days

Narrative

Genevieve, as she was known, was born on July 29, 1919 at Ravenna, Nebraska. She died on September 8, 1985 at Benton Harbor, Michigan. She was buried on September 11, 1985 in North Shore Memory Garden at Hagar Shore, Michigan. Genevieve worked for fifteen years in the cafeteria at Lake Michigan Catholic Middle School.

Events

Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth 29/7/1919   Bertha Genevieve Butler  
Marriage (Bride) 18/6/1938 Benton Harbor, Berrien County, Michigan, United States of America Leonard Jacob Gruss Bertha Genevieve Butler  
Event Note

The witnesses to their marriage were Edward Michael Gruss and Elizabeth Gruss.

eonard and Genevieve purchased their home at 1119 Broadway in Benton Harbor, Michigan in December of 1945. The property was described as

"Lot Four (4), Block "B" of Potes Addition to the Village, now City, of Benton Harbor, Berrien County, Michigan."

Death 8/9/1985 Benton Harbor, Berrien County, Michigan, United States of America Bertha Genevieve Butler  
Burial 11/9/1985 Hagar, Berrien County, Michigan, United States of America Bertha Genevieve Butler  

Parents

Relation to main person Name Birth date Death date Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Butler, Harry LeRoy8/7/18904/8/1921
Mother Gleason, Celia Jane9/8/189815/7/1936
    Brother     Butler, Harry William 13/9/1917 22/8/1918
         Butler, Bertha Genevieve 29/7/1919 8/9/1985

Families

Family of Gruss, Leonard Jacob and Butler, Bertha Genevieve

Married Husband Gruss, Leonard Jacob ( * 23/7/1910 + 12/2/1980 )
  Children
Name Birth Date Death Date
Gruss, [Living]
Gruss, [Living]
Gruss, Mary Cecelia26/3/193928/2/2003
Gruss, Alma Louise19/8/194525/7/1971