Melva Arnita Lentz

F, b. 2 September 1911
FatherLouis Herbert Lentz b. 6 Jul 1879, d. 23 Oct 1967
MotherJennie Frances Hileman b. 8 Apr 1879, d. 26 Mar 1954
     Her married name was Ridenour. Unrecognized GEDCOM data: Unknown GEDCOM tag: _UID FA8BA033F1B8AC4E985B2DE56800D3A9E479. Her married name was Cass. Her married name was Wells. Melva Arnita Lentz was born on 2 September 1911 at Illinois.1 She married Kenneth Cass at Illinois say 1935.2 She married Roy Wells at Illinois say 1939.2 She married Fred J. Ridenour at Illinois say 1945.2

Family 1

Kenneth Cass b. s 1910, d. bt 1937 - 2000

Family 2

Roy Wells b. s 1915, d. bt 1940 - 2005

Family 3

Fred J. Ridenour b. s 1910, d. bt 1946 - 2000

Citations

  1. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, Melva Lentz in the 1930 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S7] James Lance, Ancestors and Descandants of Bastian & Dewalt Lentz,.

Kenneth Cass

M, b. say 1910, d. between 1937 and 2000
     Unrecognized GEDCOM data: Unknown GEDCOM tag: _UID F708BF01099C8D40963709BCED208C3995C1. Kenneth Cass was born say 1910 at Illinois.1 He married Melva Arnita Lentz at Illinois say 1935.1 Kenneth Cass died between 1937 and 2000 at Illinois.1

Family

Melva Arnita Lentz b. 2 Sep 1911

Citations

  1. [S7] James Lance, Ancestors and Descandants of Bastian & Dewalt Lentz,.

Roy Wells

M, b. say 1915, d. between 1940 and 2005
     Unrecognized GEDCOM data: Unknown GEDCOM tag: _UID BDC1BC03679B944CB21BBB31AF25091ED37E. Roy Wells was born say 1915 at Illinois.1 He married Melva Arnita Lentz at Illinois say 1939.1 Roy Wells died between 1940 and 2005 at Illinois.1

Family

Melva Arnita Lentz b. 2 Sep 1911

Citations

  1. [S7] James Lance, Ancestors and Descandants of Bastian & Dewalt Lentz,.

Fred J. Ridenour

M, b. say 1910, d. between 1946 and 2000
     Unrecognized GEDCOM data: Unknown GEDCOM tag: _UID 9223A20507562B4982ACA8849D5C63311456. Fred J. Ridenour was born say 1910 at Illinois.1 He married Melva Arnita Lentz at Illinois say 1945.1 Fred J. Ridenour died between 1946 and 2000 at Illinois.1

Family

Melva Arnita Lentz b. 2 Sep 1911

Citations

  1. [S7] James Lance, Ancestors and Descandants of Bastian & Dewalt Lentz,.

Willard Buford Norton1

M, b. 2 June 1917, d. 25 September 1980
     Willard Buford Norton was Marriage; Person Source.2 Unrecognized GEDCOM data: Unknown GEDCOM tag: _UID E1363EF4BDB43C4A8D12492118FB9801F54F. He was born on 2 June 1917 at Georgia; 2 6/12 1920 census.1 He died on 25 September 1980 at Dade County, Florida, at age 63; birth date 2 Jun 1917
death date 25 Sep 1980.3

Family

Child

Citations

  1. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S633] Unknown author, John Paul Lentz, LENTZ HERITAGE (Meridional Publications, Wake Forest, NC 27587, 1986, reprinted 1990, LOC Catalog Card No. 85-081714), Chap IV, p. 98.
  3. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, William B Norton in the Florida Death Index 1877-1998.

DuWayne Willard Norton

M, b. 22 December 1959, d. 23 September 1996
FatherWillard Buford Norton b. 2 Jun 1917, d. 25 Sep 1980
     DuWayne Willard Norton was Marriage; Person Source.1 Unrecognized GEDCOM data: Unknown GEDCOM tag: _UID C445CA52AED11349902D99C98BE85283673C. He was born on 22 December 1959 at Georgia.2 He died on 23 September 1996 at Gwinnett County, Georgia, at age 36; Burial: Ewing Chapel Baptist Church Cemetery, harbin, Gwinnett County, Georgia.3

Citations

  1. [S633] Unknown author, John Paul Lentz, LENTZ HERITAGE (Meridional Publications, Wake Forest, NC 27587, 1986, reprinted 1990, LOC Catalog Card No. 85-081714), Chap IV, p. 98.
  2. [S7] James Lance, Ancestors and Descandants of Bastian & Dewalt Lentz,.
  3. [S123] Findagrave.com, online www.findagrave.com, DuWayne W Norton.

Alice Evelyn Lentz

F, b. 11 March 1914, d. 9 March 2003
FatherLouis Herbert Lentz b. 6 Jul 1879, d. 23 Oct 1967
MotherJennie Frances Hileman b. 8 Apr 1879, d. 26 Mar 1954
     Alice Evelyn Lentz was Marriage; Person Source.1 Unrecognized GEDCOM data: Unknown GEDCOM tag: _UID CA38ACD3B776AD48B76FBBBE1A1418149CB8. Her married name was Johnston. She was born on 11 March 1914 at Knoxville, Knox County, Illinois.2 She married Ralph Emmett Johnston at Illinois on 25 December 1931.3 Alice Evelyn Lentz died on 9 March 2003 at San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas, at age 88; Burial: Williamsfield Cemetery, Williamsfield, Knox County, IL.2

Family

Ralph Emmett Johnston b. 27 Apr 1909, d. 1986

Citations

  1. [S633] Unknown author, John Paul Lentz, LENTZ HERITAGE (Meridional Publications, Wake Forest, NC 27587, 1986, reprinted 1990, LOC Catalog Card No. 85-081714), Chap IV, p. 98.
  2. [S123] Findagrave.com, online www.findagrave.com, Alice E Lentz Johnston.
  3. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, Ralph E Johnston in the Illinois Select United Methodist Church Records, 1824-2009.

Ralph Emmett Johnston

M, b. 27 April 1909, d. 1986
     Ralph Emmett Johnston was Marriage; Person Source.1 Unrecognized GEDCOM data: Unknown GEDCOM tag: _UID 321FB38617CED64A82515A2192E1A402F6AA. He was born on 27 April 1909 at Illinois.2 He married Alice Evelyn Lentz at Illinois on 25 December 1931.3 Ralph Emmett Johnston died in 1986 at Knox County, Illinois; Burial: Williamsfield Cemetery, Williamsfield, Knox County, IL.4

Family

Alice Evelyn Lentz b. 11 Mar 1914, d. 9 Mar 2003

Citations

  1. [S633] Unknown author, John Paul Lentz, LENTZ HERITAGE (Meridional Publications, Wake Forest, NC 27587, 1986, reprinted 1990, LOC Catalog Card No. 85-081714), Chap IV, p. 98.
  2. [S7] James Lance, Ancestors and Descandants of Bastian & Dewalt Lentz,.
  3. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, Ralph E Johnston in the Illinois Select United Methodist Church Records, 1824-2009.
  4. [S123] Findagrave.com, online www.findagrave.com, Ralph E Johnston.

Margaret Priscilla Lentz

F, b. 7 October 1916, d. 7 October 1916
FatherLouis Herbert Lentz b. 6 Jul 1879, d. 23 Oct 1967
MotherJennie Frances Hileman b. 8 Apr 1879, d. 26 Mar 1954
     Margaret Priscilla Lentz was Marriage; Person Source.1 Unrecognized GEDCOM data: Unknown GEDCOM tag: _UID 7A032D09C9C7B04AB9349DC98AC51C7D7826. She died on 7 October 1916 at Knox County, Illiinois.2 She was born on 7 October 1916 at Knox County, Illiinois.2

Citations

  1. [S633] Unknown author, John Paul Lentz, LENTZ HERITAGE (Meridional Publications, Wake Forest, NC 27587, 1986, reprinted 1990, LOC Catalog Card No. 85-081714), Chap IV, p. 98.
  2. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, Young Family Tree.

Kathryn Gloria Lentz

F, b. 23 December 1917, d. 22 January 2009
FatherLouis Herbert Lentz b. 6 Jul 1879, d. 23 Oct 1967
MotherJennie Frances Hileman b. 8 Apr 1879, d. 26 Mar 1954
     Unrecognized GEDCOM data: Unknown GEDCOM tag: _UID 2A6E8177DB24C248B38D3BD133F5AC3BF43F. Kathryn Gloria Lentz was Marriage; Person Source.1 Her married name was Carter. She was born on 23 December 1917 at Mercer County, Illinois.2 As of say 1937,her married name was Carter.3 She married William Dillon Carter at Iowa say 1937.3 Kathryn Gloria Lentz died on 22 January 2009 at Albert Lea, Freeborn County, Minnesota, at age 91; Kathryn Carter
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Funeral services for Kathryn Gloria Carter, 91, of Albert Lea will be held at 2 p.m. Monday at St. John’s Lutheran Home Chapel. The Rev. Jeff Laeger-Hagemeister will officiate. Interment will be at Graceland Cemetery. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service.
Kathryn died Thursday, Jan. 22, 2009, at St. John’s Lutheran Home.
Kathryn Gloria Carter was born on Dec. 23, 1917, to Louis and Jennie (Hileman) Lentz in Knoxville, Ill. She grew up and graduated from Knoxville High School. On May 10, 1938, Kathryn was united in marriage to William Carter in Burlington, Iowa. Together the couple owned and operated the Winona Sewing Machine Co. She retired in 1984 and moved to Albert Lea. Kathryn was a great homemaker and loved cooking. Her family was very important to her.
Survivors include her children: Rosalie and husband Roger Truax of Albert Lea, Robert C. Carter of Albert Lea, and Nancy and husband Marshall Yagan of Calabasa, Calif; grandchildren: Todd and wife Kerry Truax of Rochester, Lisa and husband David Holben of Athens, Ohio, and Joshua Goldtstein of Los Angeles, Calif; great-grandchildren: Riley and Quinn Truax of Rochester, and Ezra and Eathan Holben of Athens, Ohio.
Kathryn was preceded in death by her husband, William; her parents and eight brothers and sisters.
Memorials are preferred to St. John’s Lutheran Home or Crossroads Community Hospice.4

Family

William Dillon Carter b. 14 Aug 1919, d. 14 Aug 1991

Citations

  1. [S633] Unknown author, John Paul Lentz, LENTZ HERITAGE (Meridional Publications, Wake Forest, NC 27587, 1986, reprinted 1990, LOC Catalog Card No. 85-081714), Chap IV, p. 98.
  2. [S52] 1920 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT: Ancestry.com Operations Inc 2010, January 1920 Internet Resources Available on line.
  3. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, William D Carter in the US City Directories, 1822-1989.
  4. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, Kathryn Gloria Carter in the US Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014.

William Dillon Carter1

M, b. 14 August 1919, d. 14 August 1991
     William Dillon Carter was Marriage; Person Source.2 Unrecognized GEDCOM data: Unknown GEDCOM tag: _UID A2224A306A439B41A8982BD439A3028165AA. He was born on 14 August 1919 at Fairfield, Jefferson County, Iowa.3,4 He married Kathryn Gloria Lentz at Iowa say 1937.5 William Dillon Carter died on 14 August 1991 at Olmsted County, Minnesota, at age 72.6

Family

Kathryn Gloria Lentz b. 23 Dec 1917, d. 22 Jan 2009

Citations

  1. [S52] 1920 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT: Ancestry.com Operations Inc 2010, January 1920 Internet Resources Available on line.
  2. [S633] Unknown author, John Paul Lentz, LENTZ HERITAGE (Meridional Publications, Wake Forest, NC 27587, 1986, reprinted 1990, LOC Catalog Card No. 85-081714), Chap IV, p. 98.
  3. [S53] 1930 census, online www.ancestry.com, 1930 United States Federal Census for William D Carter.
  4. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, William Dillon Carter in the US Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.
  5. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, William D Carter in the US City Directories, 1822-1989.
  6. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, William Dillon Carter in the Minnesota Death Index, 1908-2002.

Clyde Herbert Lentz

M, b. 21 May 1920, d. 30 March 1956
FatherLouis Herbert Lentz b. 6 Jul 1879, d. 23 Oct 1967
MotherJennie Frances Hileman b. 8 Apr 1879, d. 26 Mar 1954
     Clyde Herbert Lentz was Marriage; Person Source.1 Unrecognized GEDCOM data: Unknown GEDCOM tag: _UID 326213654E644A43B88CBE7E1448D9DEDE72. He was born on 21 May 1920 at New Boston, Mercer County, Illinois; 19 yo b IL 1940 census.2,3 He married Willard Ruth Henderson at Washington, District of Columbia, District of Columbia, on 18 April 1947.4 Clyde Herbert Lentz died on 30 March 1956 at Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri, at age 35; obituary: Clyde H Lentz Locksmith, a Safe Opening Expert, moved here in 1954.
Clyde H Lentz 35 of 5732 Northern boulevard, Raytown, died yesterday at the Research Hospital where he had been a patient twelve weeks. He was born in New Boston Illinois and moved here in August 1954 from Rochester, NY.
Mr. Lentz was an expert on safe opening and moved here to work for Kenton Brothers Locksmiths. Mr. Lentz and W. C. Kenton, 1515 West Twenty-seventh street terrace, Independence, General Manager of the locksmith firm, are co-authors of "The Art of Manipulation," a book for beginners in the profession, which was privately published in 1955. Mr. Lentz was a member of the Associated Locksmiths of America and the Masonic Lodge at Vienna VA.
Surviving are his wife, Mrs. Ruth Lentz, two daughters, V Joan Lentz, 6, and Donna Lentz, 3, and two sons Philip Lentz 8 and Ronald Lentz, 4, all of the home; his father, Louise H Lentz, Macquon, IL; six sisters Mrs. J. R. Andrews, Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario; Mrs. Raymond Matthews and Mrs. Ralph Johnston, Dehinda, IL; Mrs. W.D. Carter, Winona, MN; Mrs. L.E. Whitell, Lynn Center, IL; and Mrs. Melva Wells, Miami, FL; and two brothers Glenn Lentz, Knoxville, IL; and Cluster Lentz, Galesburg, IL. Services will be held at 4 o'clock Monday at the Kepley's Chapel, Raytown. Burial will be in Brooking Cemetery.3 He was buried at Brooking Cemetery, Raytown, Jackson County, Missouri.3

Family

Willard Ruth Henderson b. 19 Feb 1926, d. 7 Nov 2011

Citations

  1. [S633] Unknown author, John Paul Lentz, LENTZ HERITAGE (Meridional Publications, Wake Forest, NC 27587, 1986, reprinted 1990, LOC Catalog Card No. 85-081714), Chap IV, p. 98.
  2. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, Arnetha Cass in the 1940 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S123] Findagrave.com, online www.findagrave.com, Clyde Herbert Lentz.
  4. [S7] James Lance, Ancestors and Descandants of Bastian & Dewalt Lentz,.

Willard Ruth Henderson

F, b. 19 February 1926, d. 7 November 2011
FatherWillard ('Willie') Trenton Henderson b. 27 Aug 1885, d. 6 Oct 1946
MotherLaura Esther Murphy b. 21 Jul 1888, d. 8 Aug 1973
     Unrecognized GEDCOM data: Unknown GEDCOM tag: _UID 2026E59A401C7B4FAEE4FAC1CAEA42B4E2C6. Willard Ruth Henderson was Marriage; Person Source.1 Her married name was Lentz. Her married name was Sanders. She was born on 19 February 1926 at Cotton County, Oklahoma; Oklahoma birth place in 1930 United States Federal Census.2 She married Clyde Herbert Lentz at Washington, District of Columbia, District of Columbia, on 18 April 1947.2 Willard Ruth Henderson died on 7 November 2011 at Gables Assisted Living, Overland Park, Johnson County, Kansas, at age 85; Birth:
Feb. 19, 1926
Temple
Cotton County
Oklahoma, USA

Death:
unknown
Overland Park
Johnson County
Kansas, USA


Ruth L Sanders, 85, of Linn Valley, KS passed away Nov 7, 2011 at the Gables Assisted Living in Overland Park, KS.
Ruth was born on Feb 19, 1926 in Temple, OK to Willie Trenton and Laura Esther Murphy Henderson. She graduated from Tom Bean High School in Tom Bean, TX in 1943, and then earned 36 hours of college credit in nurses training in Sherman, TX. After nurses training she moved to Washington, DC and worked as a clerk typist in the Pentagon. Ruth was united in marriage to Clyde Herbert Lentz on Apr 18, 1947. He passed away on Mar 30, 1956. On May 10, 1957 Ruth married Kenneth Sanders in Raytown, MO.
She worked as a school bus driver in the 1960's, then in the 1970's she was employed as a telephone switch board operator for the Baptist Memorial Hospital in Kansas City, MO. Later Ruth was an independent sales associate for Avon and a clerk typist for several companies.
Ruth enjoyed playing cards and dominoes. She was a member of the Linn Valley Community Church and the Linn Valley Ladies Auxiliary where she was always willing to give a helping hand to others.
Ruth was preceded in death by her first husband, five sisters, and one brother.
She is survived by her husband Kenneth E of Linn Valley, KS; seven children, Philip Clyde Lentz and wife Patricia of Overland Park, KS, Carolyn Joan Zeller and husband Rod of Lexington, MO, Ronald Herbert Lentz and wife Sana of Shawnee, KS, Donna Ruth Ramirez and husband David of Lake Charles LA, Cynthia Lee Towsley and husband Stanley of Stover, MO, Christine Elaine Howell and husband Kevin of Austin, TX, Alice Diane Keys and husband Frank of Topeka, KS; one sister Betty Ann Seidlits of Horseshoe Bay, TX; 22 grandchildren; 23 great grandchildren; and 4 great great grandchildren.



Burial:
Paola Cemetery
Paola
Miami County
Kansas, USA


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Family

Clyde Herbert Lentz b. 21 May 1920, d. 30 Mar 1956

Citations

  1. [S633] Unknown author, John Paul Lentz, LENTZ HERITAGE (Meridional Publications, Wake Forest, NC 27587, 1986, reprinted 1990, LOC Catalog Card No. 85-081714), Chap IV, p. 98.
  2. [S7] James Lance, Ancestors and Descandants of Bastian & Dewalt Lentz,.
  3. [S123] Findagrave.com, online www.findagrave.com, Ruth L Henderson Sanders.