Bert Leroy Scheller Jr

10 March 1924–22 December 1999 (Age 75)
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States

The Life of Bert Leroy

When Bert Leroy Scheller Jr was born on 10 March 1924, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, his father, Bert Leroy Scheller, was 22 and his mother, Violet Rose Maberry, was 20. He married Liahona Willy Riet on 11 June 1962, in Nevada, United States. He lived in Salt Lake City Ward 1, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1940. He registered for military service in 1942. He died on 22 December 1999, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 75.

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Family Time Line

Bert Leroy Scheller Jr
1924–1999
Liahona Willy Riet
1935–2014
Marriage: 11 June 1962

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
11 June 1962
Nevada, United States

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(3)

    Male1924–1999Male

    Ardyth Nadine Shellar

    Female1926–Female

    Joanne Scheller

    Female1927–2019Female

World Events (8)

1927

Age 3

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.
1928 · The Tower Theater

Age 4

The Tower Theatre is a historic film theater operated by the Salt Lake Film Society. The theater presents independent films and is a venue for the Sundance Film Festival. It also presents classic films on occasional weekends and hosts a movie-rental library for those that want to expand their cinematic knowledge.
1944 · The G.I Bill

Age 20

The G.I. Bill was a law that provided a range of benefits for returning World War II veterans that were on active duty during the war and weren't dishonorably discharged. The goal was to provide rewards for all World War II veterans. The act avoided life insurance policy payouts because of political distress caused after the end of World War I. But the Benefits that were included were: Dedicated payments of tuition and living expenses to attend high school, college or vocational/technical school, low-cost mortgages, low-interest loans to start a business, as well as one year of unemployment compensation. By the mid-1950s, around 7.8 million veterans used the G.I. Bill education benefits.

Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname for a noisy person or one with a loud voice, from an inflected form of Middle High German schel ‘noisy’, ‘loud’.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Bert Leroy Scheller in household of Bert Leroy Scheller, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Bert Leroy Scheller in household of Bert Leroy Scheller, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Burt Shellar Jr. in household of Burt L Shellar, "United States Census, 1930"

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