Bernice Augusta Kapke Hattle

Bernice Augusta Kapke Hattle passed away on April 28, 2022 at the age of 101. She was home until the end, remaining positive and in good spirits. Bernice was appreciative of a long life and was ready to be reunited with her husband.Born and raised in rural Nebraska, she graduated from Fairbury High School and went on to business college in Hastings. After passing the civil service exam there, she moved to Washington D.C. to work for the War Department during WWII. She worked in supply analytics in what was the newly built Pentagon. Bernice continued this work later in Detroit when it was the lifeblood of manufacturing for the war effort. Aft...


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