Wednesday, September 10th, 2008
Bernice "Bea" Uhlenhake, 88, 129 E. Wayne St., Celina, died at 10:20 p.m. Sept. 8, 2008, at Celina Manor Nursing Home.
She was born Feb. 1, 1920. in St. Anthony, to John and Ida Homan Sudhoff. On Nov.. 22, 1945, she married Herman "Ham" Uhlenhake, who survives.
Other survivors are three daughters, Marlene (Harold) Rome, Overland Park, Kan., Shirley Duncan, Celina, and Linda (Bob) Schwieterman, Chickasaw; eight grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren.
Deceased are three brothers, Werner, Walter and Rev. Leonard Sudhoff; two sisters, Helen Klosterman and Mildred Sudhoff; and a son-in-law, Gary Duncan.
She was a homemaker and a member of Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, Celina, and its Rosary Altar Sodality, the Legion of Mary and prayer chain and the ladies auxiliary.
Funeral Mass is 10 a.m. Saturday at the church, the Rev. Richard Riedel officiating. Burial is at St. Marys Catholic Cemetery, Celina.
Calling is 4-8 p.m. Friday and 9-9:45 a.m. Saturday at W.H. Dick & Sons-Hellwarth Funeral Home, Celina.
Contributions can be made to the church endowment fund or for masses.
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