Bloch, Ilse “Iddy”, Saginaw, Michigan


Passed away Friday February 21, 2014 at the Saginaw Geriatrics at the age of 93 years. Ilse was born March 29, 1920 in Wismar, Germany the daughter of the late Otto and Clara (Benthien) Heitman. Ilse came to America in October of 1955. She married Henry (Heinrich) Bloch July 18, 1967 he predeceased her in September 6, 2002. Ilse loved singing, painting, writing letters to her sister Ursula Junghans in Germany and her many friends and nieces in Germany and the many friends she made in America. Henry and Ilse built their home on Melbourne Rd. and they both loved living by the river. She had been employed in the office at Heavenrich’s, Wicks and Knepp’s Department Store. Cremation has taken place no services are planned. Arrangements by the W. L. Case and Company Funeral Chapel, 4480 Mackinaw Road. www.casefuneralhome.com