Ingeborg Bertha Mayer Bernhardt, 92, of Pinehurst, passed on Wednesday, May 6, 2020, at her residence.

No services are planned at this time.

Ingeborg was born May 7, 1927, in Mannheim, Germany, to the late Karl Hennrich Mayer and Bertl Stein Mayer. She attended nursing school in Germany and worked as a nurse during World War II. She met and married August E. Bernhardt during his deployment in Germany during the war. August returned to New Jersey in 1947, after serving, with Ingeborg by his side. They lived there until his passing. She moved to Hilton Head, S.C., in 1986. She worked for the Tennis Club of Hilton Head and also the West Orange Tennis Club. In 2001, she made Pinehurst her home where she enjoyed playing tennis.

She was preceded in death by her husband, August E. Bernhardt, who passed March 30, 1985.

She is survived by her son, Peter Bernhardt, of Pinehurst; and a daughter, Ingrid Bernhardt, also of Pinehurst.

Donations can be made in her memory to the American Red Cross or the Humane Society.

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Services entrusted to Boles Funeral Home of Southern Pines.