Elizabeth was born Feb. 26, 1928, to Bruce and Velma Bower Long in Clarence. She married Wilbur Bentrott on Jan. 15, 1947, in Cedar Rapids. They owned and operated Premium Oil Company and Bentrott Pontiac in Wheatland for many years. He passed away Aug. 6, 2014.
Elizabeth was a member of the Order of the Eastern Star since 1955 serving as Grand Warder for the state of Iowa in 1975.
She is survived by a son, Craig (Karen) Bentrott, of Loveland, Colorado; daughters, Dixie (James) Woolard, of DeWitt, Kimberly (Roger) Vandewalle, of DeWitt, and Kelley (Donald) Frazier, of Ivoryton, Connecticut; 12 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; a brother, Monty (Pamela) Long, of St. John’s, Arizona; two sisters, Mavis Spry and Jackie Riegert, both of Tucson, Arizona; and two sisters-in-law, Vernita Bolster, of Walla Walla, Washington, and Blanche Garwood, of Cedar Rapids.
Elizabeth was preceded in death by her parents, husband, three brothers, and three sisters.
Chapman Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.
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