Obituary for Bertram Behrmann
Bertram Charles Behrmann, 93, of Indianapolis, passed away Tuesday, August 19, 2008. He was born in Indianapolis, IN on November 21, 1914, the son of the late Louis H. and Marie S. (Moeller) Behrmann.
He graduated from Arsenal Technical High School in 1932 and Butler University in 1936.
He then joined the U.S. Army serving as a company clerk in the finance section of the 44th Infantry Division during WW II. He twice revisited where he had been stationed in Europe and in 1990 he attended the passion play, Oberammergau.
Bert retired from Indianapolis Power & Light in 1977 and was Past Commander of American Legion Post 300. He was a member of Emmaus Lutheran Church from 1914-1953, Redeemer Lutheran Church from 1953-1955, Pilgrim Lutheran Church from 1955-1995, and Good Shepherd Lutheran Church from 1995 to present.
Bertram is survived by a brother, Chester T. Behrman of Evansville, IN; a nephew, Bryce (Melanie) Behrman; a niece, Dru Hamlin; great nieces and nephews, Nathan, Lauren, Melanie, Jared, and Nicholas; and caregivers, Patricia White and Corinne Walker; . He was preceded in death by his wife, Elizabeth (McMahon) Behrmann and a brother, Donald Behrmann.
Visitation will be Tuesday, August 26 at 1 p.m. at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 3535 Kessler Blvd E. Dr, Indianapolis with service to follow at 2 p.m. Internment will be at Oaklawn Memorial Gardens with military honors.