1930 - 2011 (81 years)
||Carol Macomber  |
||31 Mar 1930
||Evanston, Cook County, Illinois 
||29 Oct 2011
||Warrenton, Fauquier County, Virginia
||5 Nov 2011
||St. Stephen's Episcopal Church, Catlett, Faquier County, Virginia
||Strong Family Tree
||17 Aug 2014 |
||Alvin Carlton Benkelman, Jr., b. 1 Jul 1929, Lansing, Ingham County, Michigan , d. 21 Aug 2012, Virginia (Age 83 years) |
||3 Mar 1951
||Alexandria, Fairfax County, Virginia [1, 2]
||Benkelman, Alvin Carlton, Jr. ca 1950 and Carol Macomber|
Taken about a year before their marriage in Virginia
||Benkelman, Alvin C. Jr and family|
Starting top row, l to r, Glenn Diehl, Aaron Diehl, Laura Diehl, Sara Diehl, Mary Diehl, Emily Snyder, Amelia Snyder, Allison Snyder (Lynn's daughters) and Allan Biddlecomb.
Next row: Jim Benkelman, Alvin Benkelman, Carol Benkelman (nee Macomber), Kathy Diehl, Lynn Biddlecomb. Jim's dog Maggie was off doing other things, but Shadow, Lucy and Sadie are pictured.
||23 Feb 2008 |
||Group Sheet, Family chart
- [S337] Benkelman, Hilda Jane Stickley THE MEMOIRS OF JOHN A. BENKELMAN (Privately Published, 1966).
- [S595] Striffler-Benkelman Broadcast, (Family Publication, published sporadically to record family milestones in connection with the annual Striffler-Benkelman Family Reunions, with Vol. 1, Number 1, published Sept. 7, 1936. Issues on file at the Rawson Memorial Library in Cass City, Michigan include Vol. 5 (1941), Vol. 7 (1944) and Volumes 8 (1945) through Vol. 28 (1968). Issues published from 1961 through 1964 were not assigned volume numbers, and 1963 appears to be missing. Xeroxes of the existing issues were also made by Melinda McLemore Strong in 2007. According to a article published by the Cass City Chronicle on August 6, 1981, commemorating the Fiftieth and Final Striffler-Benkelman Reunion, the final issue of the STRIFFLER-BENKELMAN BROADCAST appears to have been Volume 28, published in 1968.), Volume 14, September 3, 1951. (Reliability: 3).