Olive May Bentz

Olive May Bentz MYERSTOWN Olive May Bentz, 98, formerly of Richland, died Thursday, December 12, 2013, in the Stone Ridge Towne Centre, Myerstown. She was the wife of the late Hiram Bentz. She was born in Richland, on March 16, 1915, a daughter of the late Mahlon M. and Lula A. Gabler Firestone. Olive was a retired clerk employed at Indiantown Gap for many years. She was a member of the Grace United Church of Christ, Richland, and the Neptune Fire Company Ladies Auxiliary, Richland. She is survived by several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by sisters, Joyce Schwalm, Lillian Schlappich, and Irma Henne; and brothers, Isaac Firestona and Merritt Firestone. Funeral service will be held on Wednesday at 11 a.m. in the Grace United Church of Christ, 22 Church St., Richland, with a viewing beginning on Wednesday at 10 a.m. Interment will be made in the Richland Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in her memory to Grace U.C.C., P.O. Box 694, Richland, PA 17087. Clauser Funeral Home, Inc. is handling her arrangements. www.clauserfh.com

Funeral Home

Clauser Funeral Home, Inc.
120 North Carpenter Street Schaefferstown, PA 17088
(717) 949-6588

Published in Lebanon Daily News on Dec. 15, 2013