Bernice Grace Grabenhofer


Bernice Grace Grabenhofer, 89, of Greenwood, passed away on Wednesday, Dec. 28, 2016. She was born on Oct. 27, 1927, in Jackson Center, Pennsylvania to the late Ernest and Grace Klingensmith.

Bernice was a people person, which lead to her spending time at the Johnson County Senior Center, she held the people there as very special friends, she enjoyed her walks and visits from neighbors, and she was also a world traveler to places like Italy, France, and to Mexico, twice.

Bernice is survived by her three children, Margie (Bob) Engelhart, Carol Grabenhofer and Ron (Irma) Grabenhofer; two grandchildren, Andrew (Melinda) Engelhart and Amanda Jean Grabenhofer; one great granddaughter, Amelia Grace Engelhart; four step-grandchildren, Rafael, Geo, Fernando and Alex and her two brothers, Ellis and Don Klingensmith.

She was preceded in death by her granddaughter, Amy Christine Engelhart.

Funeral Services will be conducted at 4 p.m. today at G. H. Herrmann Greenwood Funeral Home at the Gardens at Olive Branch, 1605 S. State Road 135, Greenwood. Visitation will be from 1 p.m. until the time of the service at the funeral home.

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