Behnkendorf, Lillian Sophie, Saginaw Township, Michigan

Passed away Sunday, April 17, 2011. Age 92 years. Lillian Sophie Rohloff was born October 9, 1918 to the late Frank and Clara (Hetzner) Rohloff. She married Delbert Behnkendorf May 18, 1946. He preceded her in death February 2, 1989. Mrs. Behnkendorf was a member of Resurrection Lutheran Church, the Merry Widows group and Germania Town and Country Club. She was first employed by Home Dairy. During WWII she worked at Lufkin Rule, and later was employed by the Chamberlain Hallmark store. Mrs. Behnkendorf enjoyed playing cards, traveling, and visiting casinos. She also loved cooking. Surviving are her son, Larry (Willa) Behnkendorf; her sister-in-law, Dorothy Rohloff; and many other loving family members and friends. Funeral Service will take place on Thursday, April 21, 2011 at 11 a.m. at Resurrection Lutheran Church, 2140 Brockway. Rev. Kathleen Basner will officiate. Interment will take place at Roselawn Memorial Gardens. Friends and family will gather at the Reitz Herzberg Funeral Home, 1550 S. Midland Road (South M-47) on Wednesday from 2-8 p.m. and at the church on Thursday one hour before the service. Memorial offerings are suggested to Resurrection Lutheran Church. Arrangements entrusted to Reitz Herzberg Funeral Home.