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Barbara J. (Coates) Bensch

January 14, 1941 October 8, 2019
Barbara J. (Coates) Bensch
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Obituary for Barbara J. (Coates) Bensch

Barbara J. (Coates) Bensch, 78 of Midland, died October 8, 2019 at University of Michigan Hospitals in Ann Arbor. She was born January 14, 1941 in Midland, daughter of the late Dewey and Nina (Price) Coates.

Barbara is survived by her husband Martin E. Bensch and sister Linda K. (Coates) Anger, plus many nieces and nephews as well as special nephew Mike Mott.

She was predeceased by her sisters: Mildred Holderied, Marion Short, Helen LaVier and Mary Jane Coates.

No services are planned per Barbara’s wishes. Those planning an expression of sympathy are asked to consider the American Heart Association or the Alzheimer’s Association

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Services are private.

Cemetery Details


Midland Memorial Gardens Final Resting Place

565 N Meridian Rd
Midland, MI 48640

565 N Meridian Rd Midland 48640 MI
United States

Memorial Contribution

American Heart Association

Alzheimer’s Association


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