Jay County Obituaries
Commercial Review, Thursday, February 9, 1905, page 1:
Benjamin F. Brenner died at half past four oclock Saturday morning at his late home one-half mile south of Como after an illness of over four months of kidney trouble and old age.
Mr. Brenner was born in Ohio, in the early twenties, and at the age of about twenty years moved to this county and spent the greater part of his life in Jefferson township. He was past seventy-three years of age and leaves a wife and five children, S.S. Brenner, the jeweler of this city; Albert and Walter Brenner of Como; Mrs. Isaac Hahn of West Walnut street; and Mrs. Washington Thomas.
The funeral services will be held Monday morning at 10:30 oclock from the First Christian church at Como, conducted by Rev. M. Spitzer; interment in Green Park cemetery.